- The Indian Fertilizer Industry has shown tremendous growth in the last five decades and at present ranks third in the world.
- India is the second largest consumer of fertilizers after China.
- India also ranks second in the production of nitrogenous fertilizers and third in phosphatic fertilizers whereas the requirement of potash is met through imports since there are limited reserves of potash in the country.
Table of Contents
Types of Fertilizers
Diammonium Phosphate (DAP)
Government Initiatives and Subsides offered towards the Fertilizer Sector
Joint Ventures Agreements in the Fertilizer Sector
Tables and Figures