The government is reviving five closed fertiliser plants at a cost of Rs 37,971 crore to increase urea production in the country and reduce imports, Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers D V Sadananda Gowda said on Tuesday.
Metso and Outotec have agreed to combine Metso Minerals and Outotec to create a leading company in process technology, equipment and services serving the minerals, metals and aggregates industries. The Combined Company, comprising Metso Minerals and Outotec (but excluding Metso Flow Control), will be named “Metso Outotec”.
LOVELAND, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nutrien Ag Solutions announced today a digital collaboration with xarvio Digital Farming Solutions, part of BASF’s Agricultural Solutions division. As part of this partnership, the xarvioTM SCOUTING app will be offered within the Nutrien Ag Solutions Customer Portal, to provide its customers easy access to this leading agronomic tool.
AMMAN — The Arab Potash Company (APC) has announced that its net profit after taxes, provisions and royalties amounted to JD38.5 million during the first quarter of 2019, recording an increase of around 33 per cent per from the JD25.7 million generated during the same period last year.
Eurochem announced the opening of a third new fertilizer blending plant in Brazil. With the new 27,000 m2 facility at Araguari in Minas Gerais, the company is continuing the expansion of its subsidiary Fertilizantes Tocantins (FTO) in the country.
SAGUENAY, QUEBEC – (June 4, 2019) – Arianne Phosphate (the “Company” or “Arianne”) (TSX VENTURE: DAN; OTC: DRRSF; FRANKFURT: JE9N), a development-stage phosphate mining company, advancing the Lac à Paul project in Quebec’s Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region is pleased to announce that it has entered into a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (“MoU”) with SINOCONST, a large Chinese state owned enterprise (“SOE”).
Graphite India was forced to halt production at its Bengaluru plant in Bangalore in February, as the result of a court ruling by the National Green Tribunal following concerns over pollution. The Company’s Board of Directors passed a resolution for the permanent closure of this plant in the first week of April 2019. Almost two months later, at the end of May, residents are claiming pollution levels in the local vicinity of the plant to have fallen, although this has not been proven conclusively by the state Pollution Control Board (PCB).
With final planting dates for corn already here in some states – and deadlines for full crop insurance coverage passing in others over the next two weeks – the fertilizer industry is coping with problems just as big as those farmers face. While dealers mull what to do with leftover ammonia inventory, they may face the same task soon with urea as attention focuses on UAN for sidedressing. Growers who can look beyond their immediate situation to focus on 2020 should remain in touch for deals.
Wengfu and Kailin mega phosphate merger nears completion (PRNewsfoto/CRU)
LONDON, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The proposed merger between Chinese phosphate producers Wengfu and Kailin has made significant progress over recent weeks and is likely to be completed by the end of June, CRU understands.
Focusing on the principles of cleaner and best available technology is part of the Nordic mindset and also part of Boliden’s. Environmental considerations come first when planning the construction, technology and lifecycle of Harjavalta’s new sulphuric acid plant.