Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilizers (RCF) has received permission from Commerce Ministry for importing urea for three months. So far state trading enterprises (STEs) including MMTC and STC were permitted to import the fertiliser.
In the first quarter 2017-18, urea production stood at 55.60 lakh tonnes, DAP at 13.35 lakh tonnes and complex fertilisers at 15.91 lakh tonnes.
Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilizers (RCF), a Government of India Undertaking is a leading fertilizer and chemical manufacturing company with about 80% of its equity held by the Government of India. The company manufactures Urea, Complex Fertilizers, Bio-fertilizers, Micro-nutrients, 100 percent water soluble fertilizers, soil conditioners and a wide range of Industrial Chemicals.