OKLAHOMA CITY -- LSB Industries Inc. announced today that its subsidiary, Cherokee Nitrogen Company, will resume ammonia production at its Cherokee, Ala., facility.

The Cherokee facility will begin production on or about Jan. 12. The decision to run the plant is based upon the current outlook for natural gas prices. Continuation of production will be reconsidered if natural gas prices increase significantly.

LSB is a manufacturing, marketing, and engineering company with activities on a worldwide basis. LSB's principal business activities consist of the manufacture and sale of commercial and residential climate control products, the manufacture and sale of chemical products for the mining, agricultural and industrial markets, and the provision of specialized engineering services and other activities.

SOURCE: LSB Industries Inc. via PR Newswire.