Industry produces tons of urea per day and is seeking to double it



Author: AB, HH
Editor: AB, HH

06.14.2016 11:30


Long-Presse / Baghdad
General Company for Fertilizer Industry of the Ministry of Industry and Minerals announced that, on Tuesday, for the production of a thousand tons per day of urea, and confirmed its quest to double the production capacity to meet the needs of the country after the restart the first line in the fertilizer Basra factories, as pointed out that production of urea fertilizer marketed in full to the Ministry of Agriculture.

He said the media center and public relations at the Ministry of Industry and Minerals, through a statement received (range Press), a copy of which, "The company's production of urea fertilizer has reached more than a thousand tons per day in the fertilizer Basra factories, after the rehabilitation of its production lines," stressing "the stability of reality productive for the company now. "

He said the center, that "the company aims to double the potential to fill a large proportion of the country's need to restart after the first line in the Basra fertilizer factories through a Japanese loan," noting that "the company's production of urea fertilizer is marketed entirely to the Ministry of Agriculture."

He continued media relations center, that "fertilizer plants in Basra began since the beginning of September of last year 2015, the production of urea fertilizer, after rehabilitation to increase production capacity and improve quality to meet the needs of the Ministry of Agriculture."

The Ministry of Industry and Minerals announced that, in the (December 2015), the opening of a fertilizer plant produces about five thousand tons of annual manure, while peasants invited to experience the compost produced it, confirmed that the factory producing the best of imported quality and less expensive.

The General Company for Southern Fertilizers of the Ministry of Industry and Minerals announced that, at the beginning of (the month of January 2016), for the development of a plan for the development of its reality and to increase its production of "white gold" to 1250 tons per day, and called to authorize the departments of industrial companies wider powers allow them to rehabilitate their plants in order to preserve the continuity of its work, as he emphasized the provincial council, he has a plan to support the local industrial facilities to diversify the national economy.

And includes the province of Basra (590 km south of Baghdad), a major factor for the production of petrochemicals, iron and steel, fertilizer and paper, as well as many of the power plants, but it is neglected and stopped production as a result of the lack of seriousness and lack of attention to the industrial sector as well as poor management.

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