Gujarat: Gujarat is the largest producer of fertilizers in India and accounts for more than one- fourth of the total production of nitrogenous as well as phosphatic fertilizers of the country.
This state has more than 14% of the country’s total installed capacity.
Which country is the largest producer of fertilizers?
Who is the largest fertilizer company?
Top 10 Largest Fertilizer Companies in The World
- The Mosaic Company.
- Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan.
- Yara International.
- Israel Chemicals.
- Uralkali PJSC.
- CF Industries.
Which is the best fertilizer company in India?
Top 10 Agro Fertilizers Companies in India
- Coromandel International Ltd.
- National Fertilizers Ltd.
- Chambal Fertilisers & Chemicals Ltd (KK Birla)
- Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers Ltd.
- Zuari Agro Chemicals Ltd (Adventz)
- Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd.
- Deepak Fertilisers & Petrochemicals Corporation Ltd.
Which fertilizer is not produced in India?
The fertilizer industry in India is in the core sector and second to steel in terms of investment. Prior to 1960/61, India produced only straight nitrogenous fertilizers [ammonium sulphate (AS), urea, calcium ammonium nitrate (CAN), ammonium chloride and single superphosphate (SSP)].
Which state is largest producer of rock phosphate in India?
Regional Distribution-almost entire production of rock phosphate of the country is obtained from two states of Rajasthan (93.9%) and Madhya Pradesh (16.1%). Rajasthan-Rajasthan is the largest producer accounting for 93.9 per cent of the total production of rock phosphate in the country.
How much potash does Saskatchewan produce?
Saskatchewan is the largest producer in the world, accounting for approximately 30 per cent of total production. The province hosts almost half of the global potash reserves. The Saskatchewan Ministry of Resources says in 2012, Saskatchewan produced 8.8-million tonnes of potash worth $6 billion.
What industry are fertilizers in?
The three main types of nutrients or fertilizers are nitrogen, phosphate, and potash—with nitrogenous fertilizer industry being the largest fertilizer type, followed by phosphate and potash.
In which state of India the biggest fertilizer factory of Asia is situated?
Where is fertilizer industry in India?
About 17 per cent of nitrogenous and 3.4 per cent of phosphate fertilizers of India are produced in Uttar Pradesh.
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