China News Service, September 24. According to the website of the National Development and Reform Commission, the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Ecology and Environment, the Ministry of Transport, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, the Ministry of Commerce, the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council, and the General Administration of Customs , The General Administration of Market Supervision, National Energy Administration, Supply and Marketing Cooperatives, China National Railway Group Co., Ltd. and other departments recently issued a notice on ensuring the supply and price stability of domestic fertilizers for a period of time (hereinafter referred to as the notice).

The notice stated that all regions and units should attach great importance to fertilizer production, strengthen organization, coordination and scheduling, give priority to ensuring the supply of raw materials, energy and other production factors for fertilizer companies, and give priority to fertilizer companies that guarantee supply in the domestic market.

  The notice pointed out that chemical fertilizer is a special commodity related to national food security, and ensuring the supply and price of chemical fertilizer is basically stable for protecting farmers' enthusiasm for growing grain and maintaining the overall situation of national food security.

Since the beginning of this year, due to the comprehensive influence of factors such as production cost promotion, international market transmission, and low social inventory, domestic fertilizer prices have increased significantly, and the prices of major varieties such as nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium have increased significantly compared with the same period last year.

The notice requires that all efforts should be made to ensure the supply of fertilizer production factors.

All regions and units should attach great importance to fertilizer production, strengthen organization, coordination and scheduling, give priority to ensuring the supply of raw materials, energy and other production factors for fertilizer companies, and give priority to fertilizer companies that guarantee supply in the domestic market.

The National Energy Group and China Coal Group should urge their affiliated coal companies, and the energy, industry and information departments of Inner Mongolia, Shanxi, Shaanxi, Xinjiang, Sichuan, Guizhou, Yunnan and other places to actively guide the key areas of coal, sulfur, smelting by-product sulfuric acid, etc. Raw material supply companies have signed long-term agreements with key fertilizer manufacturers to urge the increase in the fulfillment rate of long-term agreements to ensure adequate supply of raw materials and stable prices for fertilizer manufacturers.

  PetroChina, Sinopec, CNOOC and other companies must strictly fulfill the natural gas supply contracts signed with fertilizer manufacturers. On the basis of ensuring the use of gas for people’s livelihoods, the heating season minimizes the amount and time of gas depressurization that can be interrupted by industrial users in fertilizer companies. Establish a win-win cooperation mechanism with fertilizer manufacturers.

Power grid companies in Inner Mongolia, Henan, Shandong, Yunnan and other large provinces should give priority to ensuring electricity for fertilizer production.

In Yunnan, Guizhou, Hubei and other provinces that transport phosphate ore, enterprises that meet the requirements of environmental protection and safe production are allowed to increase the output of phosphate ore to ensure the needs of phosphate fertilizer production in other provinces.

PetroChina, Sinopec, and CNOOC shall give priority to ensuring sulfur used in the production of fertilizer companies and maintain reasonable and stable sulfur prices.

The notice proposes to increase the capacity utilization rate of fertilizer production enterprises.

Development and reform, industry, information technology, energy and other departments in various regions should give priority to ensuring that key fertilizer plants with a production capacity of more than 600,000 tons/year (physical volume) supply the production energy indicators and energy supply of chemical fertilizers in the domestic market, and control the production of quantified fertilizers in coal consumption. Appropriate inclination will be given to increase the coal consumption indicators in accordance with the approved production capacity and allow chemical fertilizer companies to operate at full capacity. The required indicators shall be coordinated and resolved within the provincial administrative region.

Local ecological and environmental departments should follow the requirements of the "Technical Guidelines for the Development of Emergency Emission Reduction Measures for Key Industries in Heavy Pollution Weather" to allow A and B fertilizer production enterprises to be managed as people's livelihood security enterprises, and to reduce emissions independently during heavy pollution weather in autumn and winter.

  In Guizhou, Sichuan and other areas involved in the phosphogypsum “slag-based production” policy, while ensuring that the total annual control of phosphogypsum by phosphate fertilizer companies does not increase, the phosphate fertilizer production needs of the peak season for fertilizer preparation should be considered as a whole, and the monthly and quarterly phosphate fertilizer production needs of the enterprises should be adjusted and balanced. Added phosphogypsum assessment indicators between.

Relevant places can formulate harmless treatment plans for phosphogypsum according to local conditions, encourage enterprises to preferentially use ecological restoration and other methods to utilize phosphogypsum, and allow enterprises to store or dispose of phosphogypsum in accordance with national environmental protection standards for those that cannot be used.

The notice is clear and strengthens the role of reserve regulation.

All provincial-level development and reform commissions, in conjunction with relevant departments of finance and other relevant departments, should supervise and guide national chemical fertilizer commercial reserve storage enterprises in the region, and carry out their work in strict accordance with the reserve management methods; when natural disasters such as floods and typhoons have a major impact on agricultural production, strengthen cooperation with the country The reform committee communicated with the provincial agricultural and rural departments in a timely manner to apply for the use of disaster relief fertilizer reserves in accordance with regulations to ensure the recovery of agricultural production in the region after the disaster.

Relevant chemical fertilizer reserve storage enterprises shall timely release potash fertilizer reserves in accordance with the government's macro-control arrangements to increase market supply.

  The provincial development and reform commissions shall, in conjunction with commerce, state-owned assets, market supervision, and supply and marketing cooperatives, take measures to actively encourage and guide local fertilizer production and circulation enterprises to ensure domestic market supply.

In response to related fertilizer quality issues, local customs must strictly follow the latest regulations to implement statutory inspections on imported and exported fertilizers, and facilitate customs clearance for imported fertilizers.

Fertilizer importing companies must give full play to their corporate social responsibilities, actively expand fertilizer imports, and release inventories in an orderly manner.

The notice stated that it will make every effort to smoothly supply domestic fertilizer transportation and distribution.

All railway bureau group companies must ensure the supply of domestic fertilizer production raw materials and finished products transportation and the national fertilizer commercial reserve and storage enterprises' fertilizer distribution needs, and strive to ensure the smooth railway transportation and normal loading and unloading of fertilizers in areas where epidemics and disasters occur; strictly in accordance with the requirements of the latest notice, Implement the preferential policies for agricultural fertilizer transportation prices.

For areas that need to use open-top boxes for potash fertilizer transportation, the relevant railway bureau group companies must increase the amount of open-top boxes to ensure the orderly completion of bulk potash fertilizer transportation.

  Local transportation departments must ensure the smooth waterway and road transportation of fertilizers and other agricultural materials, and provide transportation and distribution vehicles and ships with convenience when complying with the epidemic prevention and control regulations.

Shipping companies should actively protect the transportation demand of imported chemical fertilizers.

Supply and marketing cooperatives at all levels should give full play to the role of the main channel of fertilizer circulation, increase the force of fertilizer transportation and sales in key grain-producing areas, and serve the needs of agricultural production.

The notice pointed out to maintain the order of circulation in the fertilizer market.

Local market supervision departments must severely investigate and punish fertilizer market operators for colluding with each other, manipulating market prices, hoarding, fabricating, spreading price increase information, driving up prices and other illegal activities, focusing on supervision and inspection of fertilizer production and distribution companies such as potash and nitrogen fertilizer, and exposure according to law Typical cases form an effective deterrent.

All local agricultural and rural departments should do a good job of supervision and spot checks on registered fertilizers, and work with relevant parties to carry out special operations to combat counterfeiting of agricultural materials, severely crack down on illegal activities such as adulteration and fraud, and maintain the normal production and operation order of the fertilizer market and the legitimate rights and interests of farmers.

State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commissions and supply and marketing cooperatives at all levels should guide their affiliated fertilizer companies to maintain a reasonable price difference between production and sales, purchase and sales, and encourage the benefit of farmers.

The notice calls for vigorously promoting fertilizer reduction and efficiency enhancement.

Agricultural and rural departments and supply and marketing cooperatives at all levels should carry out publicity on agricultural green development, popularize scientific fertilization knowledge to farmers, advocate organic fertilizers instead of chemical fertilizers, and promote scientific fertilization techniques such as soil testing and formula fertilization, mechanical deep application, water and fertilizer integration, and slow-release fertilizers. , Water-soluble fertilizers and other new high-efficiency fertilizers, actively support the development of specialized services such as unified fertilizer application, improve the specialization and intensive level of fertilization and fertilizer utilization, and promote the reduction of chemical fertilizers and efficiency.

The notice also stated that the formation of a joint force in the regulation and control of chemical fertilizers.

All localities should attach great importance to the production and supply of chemical fertilizers, strictly follow the requirements of this notice, and do a solid job in ensuring the supply and price of domestic chemical fertilizers, and give full play to the important role of chemical fertilizers in ensuring food security.

The Provincial Development and Reform Commission takes the lead in carrying out the work of ensuring supply and price stabilization in the fertilizer market in the region, in conjunction with industry and information technology, finance, ecological environment, transportation, agriculture and rural areas, commerce, state-owned assets, customs, market supervision, energy, supply and marketing, railways and other departments Conduct regular or irregular consultations to analyze and judge the supply and demand and price situation of the fertilizer market in the region, according to the division of responsibilities, actively coordinate and solve the difficulties and problems encountered in fertilizer production, transportation, sales, and use, and actively take control and production and sales linkage measures. Ensure that the supply and price of the fertilizer market in the region are basically stable.

The quarterly fertilizer market situation in this region and related work has been carried out, and the provincial development and reform commissions need to report to the National Development and Reform Commission (Economic and Trade Department) within 10 working days after the beginning of the next quarter.

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