Tough time for fertilisers

July 2008
Chemical Business;Jul2008, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p74
Trade Publication
The article reports on the pressure of rising input costs and probable delays in subsidy settlements by the government on the fertilizer industry in India. It states that there is a sharp increase in the costs of raw materials like naphtha as well as ammonia. Meanwhile, the fertilizer subsidy burden is anticipated to more than double in 2008-2009.


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