Hyderabad, April 18
Nagarjuna Fertilizers and Chemicals Ltd (NFCL) has achieved a record urea production of 113.1 per cent of its capacity with a total of 13.79 lakh tonnes during 2005-06. The company produces urea in two units at the Kakinada facility. While Unit-1 produced 7,03,645 tonnes, Unit-2 surpassed its capacity by producing 6,75,571 tonnes. The total capacity of the plant is 11,94,600 tonnes.
According to a company press release, the higher production was achieved under optimal utilisation of energy. NFCL has also managed to dispatch the entire production to farmers. The company, a leading manufacturer of plant nutrients, also sold out its products which include Mahazinc, Zinc Sulphate, Zeta, speciality fertilisers etc.