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Buffer stock of fertilisers in the country

Published : 18 Aug 2022 09:55 PM

The country has sufficient stock of all kinds of fertilisers against its demand.

At present, the stock of urea fertiliser is 6.45 lakh tonnes, 3.94 lakh tonnes of TSP, 7.36 lakh tonnes of DAP and 2.73 lakh tonnes of MOP.

The current stock of fertiliser is higher than that of the same period last year.

During this period last year, the stock of urea fertiliser was 6.17 lakh metric tons, 2.27 lakh tonnes of TSP and 5.17 lakh tonnes of DAP.

Against the current stock of fertilisers, the demand for urea fertilisers in August is 2.51 lakh tonnes, while TSP demand is 47,000 tonnes, DAP 81,000 tonnes and MOP 52,000 tonnes.