Peru Terminal

General Mailing Address

8 Terminal Rd
Peru, IL 61354


Doug Thurman Acting Superintendent (815) 258-3796


Seasonal and weekend hours may vary. Available for loading weekends-call terminal.
Monday 6am - 4pm
Tuesday 6am - 4pm
Wednesday 6am - 4pm
Thursday 6am - 4pm
Friday 6am - 4pm
Saturday 6am - 12pm
Sunday Closed

Transportation Modes

  • Truck
  • Barge

General Information

Located in northern Illinois along the Illinois River and several major highways including Interstates 39 and 80, CF's Peru Terminal supplies more than 70,000 tons of nitrogen products annually to customers.

Terminal services include four ammonia loading racks and two UAN stations. The average truck-loading time under normal conditions is 20 minutes for ammonia and 10 minutes for UAN.



Terminal employees average more than 13 years of experience.


CF Industries works to be an active, positive member of the community by investing in local emergency response and educational organizations. Peru terminal invested more than $117,000 in recent years in community organizations including the Liberty Volunteer Fire Department, Spring Valley Fire Department, LaSalle County LEPC, and teacher-developed projects at Illinois Valley Community College, LaSalle and Peru Schools.

Environmental Health & Safety

The safety and well-being of our employees and communities is our core-value. This is expressed daily in our company's culture, training and awareness. In June 2018, terminal employees achieved 5 years without a recordable injury.

Learn more about our dedication to environmental health and safety here.

Peru Terminal


years without a recordable injury

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