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Brief Story

A Brief History of Pupuk Kaltim

PT Pupuk Kalimantan Timur (PKT) adalah salah satu produsen pupuk urea dan NPK terbesar di Asia yang didirikan pada tanggal 7 Desember 1977. Berawal dari fasilitas pabrik pupuk terapung yang dikelola oleh Pertamina, kemudian berdasarkan Keputusan Presiden No. 43 tahun 1975 dan Keputusan Presiden No. 39 tahun 1976 pengelolaannya diserahkan kepada Departemen Perindustrian. Pada Tahun 2012 PKT menjadi anak perusahaan PT Pupuk Indonesia (Persero).


PKT menempati lahan seluas 443 hektar di Kota Bontang, Kalimantan Timur dengan fasilitas produksi yang terdiri dari 5 (lima) pabrik Amoniak, 5 (lima) pabrik Urea, 3 (tiga) pabrik NPK Blending, 2 (dua) pabrik NPK Fusion, 1 (satu) pabrik Boiler Batu Bara, unit pengantongan, serta unit pergudangan dengan total kapasitas produksi pupuk urea sebesar 3,43 juta ton/tahun, Amoniak sebesar 2,74 juta ton/tahun, dan NPK sebesar 350 ribu ton/tahun.


Dengan didukung oleh sumber daya manusia yang andal dan berpengalaman, PKT siap menjadi pemain utama dalam industri berbasis agrokimia kelas dunia yang tumbuh dan berkelanjutan.



"To be a World Class Leading Performance Company of Plant Nutrition, Agri Solutions and Chemicals"



  • Engaging in a business that deals with fertilizers and chemical products as well as investment portfolio in the chemical, agrobusiness, energy, trading, and plant services sectors with strong competitiveness;

  • Optimizing the Company's corporate values through the core business and developing new businesses to increase revenue and support the National Food Sovereignty program;

  • Optimizing the utilization of resources in the surrounding environment and the global market, supported by an internationally-oriented human resource by applying the most advanced technologies;

  • Providing optimal benefits to Shareholders, employees and the public while maintaining concern for the environment.


Corporate Culture


The employees and extended family of Pupuk Kaltim also apply the Corporate Values in their daily behavior which are summarized in AKHLAK as the Company`s new core values.


Hold on to the trust given.


Continue to learn and develop capabilities.


Care for each other and respect differences.


Dedicated and prioritize the interests of the Nation and the State.


Continue to innovate and enthusiastic in driving or facing any changes.


Build a synergistic collaboration,

Business Profile




Processing certain raw materials into basic materials needed for the production of fertilizers, petrochemicals, agrochemicals, agroindustries, and other chemicals. In addition to the production of fertilizer and Ammonia products, Pupuk Kaltim also produces plant utilities, such as steam, electricity, and demineralized water to meet the Company's industrial needs. Pupuk Kaltim has a specific plan to expand its business in the field of methanol processing. This is marked with a blueprint for a new processing unit and industrial land preparation in Pupuk Kaltim industrial area.



Running the distribution and trading of urea, ammonia, fertilizer products, petrochemicals, agrochemicals, agroindustries, and chemicals both domestically and internationally including imports of raw materials, supporting materials, fertilizer production equipment, and chemicals. In addition, to ensure and guarantee the industrial cycle of goods production for consumers, Pupuk Kaltim runs pre-marketing activities in all marketing lines. Corporately, this policy makes trading of raw materials for fertilizers a part of corporate business activities.



In the service sector, Pupuk Kaltim does research and development consisting of the development of products, technology to plant maintenance services. The research on product development enables Pupuk Kaltim to develop new products that will be marketed through the retail market. In the field of plant maintenance services, Pupuk Kaltim continues to take part through the sale of services and equipment. The focus of Pupuk Kaltim's services business has grown with the implementation of precipalm, which is the management of smart farming solutions to improve agricultural efficiency and land productivity.



2015 : Pengoperasian Pabrik 5
2015 : Pembangunan Gudang Batubara
2016 : Pembangunan Rail Mounted Harbour Crane di Dermaga-4 (Tursina)
2017: Pembangunan Urea Bulk Storage(UBS) VI
2018-2020: Proyek Pembangunan Pabrik Kelapa Sawit.
2020-2021: Pembangunan Gudang Bahan Baku Curah NPK
2020-2022: Proyek Pembangunan Pabrik Ammonium Nitrat

Corporate Ownership Group Structure

on Subsidiaries and Affiliates

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