R&D OCP a research and development direction of OCP (Office Chérifien des Phosphates) group, a global leader in the phosphate and phosphate derivatives markets. OCP is a key player in the international market since 1920. OCP is the world’s largest exporter of phosphate rock and phosphoric acid, as well as one of the world’s largest producers of fertilizer. It activities is integrated across the entire phosphate value chain, extracting, marketing and selling phosphate and its derivatives, phosphoric acid and fertilizers. The variety and quality of phosphate sources found in Morocco’s soil are among the best in the world and ensure the richness of the products offered by OCP. The world global demand for fertilizer will increase from 50 million tons at present, to around 70 million tons in 2020, an average growth of 2.6 percent per year.
The main mission of R&D at OCP is to drive innovation in the phosphate industry, develop new products and technologies, create value and support OCP Group leadership, improve OCP’s operations, performance and enhance OCP technological capacity, and implement a world-class R&D practices to serve a world class Group. OCP has over 150 clients on five continents, and it is expanding its worldwide commercial presence. OCP business strategy is based on developing a portfolio of innovative and high-quality products that can be adapted to a wide variety of soil and plants.