Incitec Pivot Ltd. manufactures and markets commercial explosives and fertilizers. It operates through two businesses: Asia Pacific and Americas. The Asia Pacific business operates through two segments: Dyno Nobel Asia Pacific and the Fertilizers. The Dyno Nobel Asia Pacific segment manufactures and sells industrial explosives and related products and services to the mining industry in the Asia Pacific region and Turkey. The Fertilizers segment operates through two segments: Incitec Pivot Fertilizers and Southern Cross International. The Incitec Pivot Fertilizers segment manufactures and distributes fertilizers in Eastern Australia. Its products include urea, ammonia and single super phosphate; and imports products from overseas suppliers and purchases ammonium phosphates from Southern Cross International for resale. The Southern Cross International segment manufactures ammonium phosphates and is a distributor of its manufactured fertilizer product to wholesalers in Australia, including Incitec Pivot Fertilizers and the export market. It operates the industrial chemicals business and also includes the group's share of the Hong Kong marketing company, Quantum Fertilizers Limited. The Americas business operates through Dyno Nobel Americas segment, which manufactures and sells industrial explosives and related products and services to the mining, quarrying and construction industries in the Americas USA, Canada, Mexico and Chile. It also manufactures and sells industrial chemicals and fertilizers. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.