Norway's Yara cuts ammonia and urea output as gas prices surge
OSLO, March 9 (Reuters) - Norwegian fertiliser-maker Yara YAR.OL is curtailing its ammonia and urea output in Italy and France due to the surge in natural gas prices, it said on Wednesday, in another sign of rising costs for food production.
Gas prices have increased sharply in recent weeks following the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Yara in September last year announced ammonia curtailments in Europe as gas prices rose but later said production had been mostly restored.
Reporting by Terje Solsvik, editing by Gwladys Fouche
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