Tag Archives: Urea

Urea off-take down 19% in February

The urea off-take during February registered a massive decline of 19 percent standing at 419k tons during the month in review, said the market observers Friday. The urea availability on the other

Urea supply > urea demand

National Fertilizer Development Centre (NFDC) has announced that about 3.377 million tons of urea including 0.425 million tons of imported supplies would be available against 3.214 million tons estimated demand, leaving an

200,000 tons!

The sale of urea during the month of August is anticipated to reach 200k tons, as the total sales till August 29 stood at around 190k tons, according to the market sources.

Nitrogenous compounds high on govt agenda

The government plans to import 0.547 million tons of Urea and Diammonium Phosphate (DAP) to meet fertilizer demand during Kharif crop season. Of the total, 0.190 million tons of Urea and 0.407

Urea sales to hit record

The sales of urea have broken all records and by the end of June it may reach close to 900k tons, said the market observers. “This is evident by the fact that

Urea sales may go up by 118 percent

Sales of local branded urea during May likely to stand around 325k-330k tonnes, up 118 percent compared to the preceding month of April. According to Topline Research figures, such a huge growth

Urea? Seriously?

The fertilizer manufacturers in Pakistan have urged the government to take advantage of their offer to buy locally manufactured urea instead of buying the same from international market by spending huge foreign

Urea for wheat, is oh so neat

Minister for Water and Power, Syed Naveed Qamar has directed the public sector grain storage organization Pakistan Agriculture Storage and Supply Corporation (PASSCO) to take immediate steps to finalize the modalities for

Urea’s precipitous plunge

The urea off-take in the country sharply declined by 37 percent to 263k tons during last month in March. “This is primarily due to delay in Kharif sowing amid unavailability of seeds

Give them sugar and get the urea

Chairman Pakistan Sugar Mills Association (PSMA) Javed Kayani has urged the Federal Government to consider PSMA’s proposal of barter trade for procurement of urea against sugar, the contents of his letter to

ECC’s brain goes on a walk-around

In a perplexing decision the Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) on Thursday decided to allow import of 300,000 tons of urea for the current Kharif crop even though the meeting

Urea scam # 2186

The Ministry of Industries has once again made a recipe to drain around $282 million in urea imports, which is hovering around $450 per ton in international markets. The ministry has proposed