Changes to EuroChem's Russian subsidiary management team

Zug, Switzerland, 1 June 2017 – EuroChem Group AG (“EuroChem” or the “Group”), a leading global fertilizer company, today announces that Dmitry Sokov, Head of its Russian subsidiary, MCC EuroChem, has left the company for personal reasons. The Board wishes Mr Sokov well for the future.

Igor Schelkunov, EuroChem’s Oil & Gas Director and Administrative Director, has been appointed as Head of MCC EuroChem to manage its day-to-day operations. He will report to the Group’s CEO, Dmitry Strezhnev, who continues to oversee the Russian part of business as Chairman of its Board.

About EuroChem Group AG

EuroChem is a leading global fertilizer company producing primarily nitrogen and phosphate fertilizers, as well as certain organic synthesis products and iron ore. The Group is vertically integrated with activities spanning mining and hydrocarbons extraction to fertilizer production, logistics, and distribution. EuroChem is currently developing two sizeable potash deposits in Russia with its VolgaKaliy and Usolskiy Potash greenfield projects. Headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, the Group operates production facilities in Belgium, China, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, and Russia and employs more than 25,000 people globally.

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Guy Dresser
Head of Communications
EuroChem Group AG

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Vladimir Torin
Head of Public Relations
MCC EuroChem


Olivier Harvey
Head of Investor Relations
EuroChem Group AG

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