CVR Partners is a growth-oriented limited partnership formed by CVR Energy, Inc. to own, operate and grow its nitrogen fertilizer business. Its nitrogen fertilizer manufacturing facilities, which primarily produce ammonia and urea ammonium nitrate (UAN) fertilizers, are located in Coffeyville, Kansas, and East Dubuque, Illinois. Coffeyville Resources Nitrogen Fertilizers, LLC, is a subsidiary of CVR Partners and directly owns and operates the Coffeyville nitrogen fertilizer plant. The Coffeyville plant is the only such operation in North America that uses a petroleum coke gasification process to make hydrogen, a key ingredient in its manufacturing process. East Dubuque Nitrogen Fertilizers, LLC, also a subsidiary of CVR Partners, directly owns the East Dubuque nitrogen fertilizer plant, which uses natural gas as its feedstock to produce nitrogen fertilizer. CVR Partners, LP is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "UAN". CVR Energy subsidiaries serve as the general partner of CVR Partners and own 34 percent of the common units representing limited partner interests of CVR Partners.