May 11: National Fertilizers Ltd, a PSU under the ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers registered a whooping 71 percent growth in fertilizer sale in the month of April 2020. Despite the stringent restrictions in country in April due to COVID-19 lockdown Company recorded fertilizer sale of 3.62 Lakh MT in April’ 20 compared to 2.12 Lakh MT in the same period last year.
Though there were quite a number of logistics hurdles due to lockdown, the company ensured that the fertilizers reach farmers during the crucial period.
NFL produces urea at its five plants in Punjab, Harayana and Madhya Pradesh. Maintaining optimum operations of these plants in difficult times is a big success story especially towards fulfilling Government’s commitment to the agriculture segment.