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Dangote $2 billion urea fertilizer Plant pushes out 120 trucks everyday

Excites marketers, farmers in North 

Dangote Fertilizer Production Line of the Fertilizer Plant, During the Dangote Fertilizer Plant Projects, Trucks Out of Dangote Fertilizer Products to Market, Lekki in Lagos on Friday.

After months of speculations, Dangote Urea fertilizer is now finally on sales nationwide and it currently pushes out a minimum of 120 trucks per day across the country

L-R, Dangote Fertilizer, Senior Manager, Balbir Singh, One of the Dangote Fertilizer, Senior fleet Driver, Adamu Musa Takai, Director Project, Dangote Fertiliser, Raghav Mathur, Group Executive Director, (Strategy, Capital Projects & Portfolio Development) · Dangote Industries Limited, Devakumar Edwin, Dangote Fertilizer Limited, General Manager, Anurag Jaiswal, During the Dangote Fertilizer Plant Projects, Trucks Out of Dangote Fertilizer Products to Market, Lekki in Lagos on Friday.

Group Executive Director, (Strategy, Capital Projects & Portfolio Development) · Dangote Industries Limited,  Devakumar  Edwin, revealed to the press over the weekend that the Plant which has the capacity to turn out more than 4,500 tonnes of urea per day will conveniently meet the local demand and even produce for exports.

Some of Dangote Fertilizer Trucks Loaded with Products Trucking out of the Plant, During the Dangote Fertilizer Plant Projects, Trucks Out of Dangote Fertilizer Products to Market, Lekki in Lagos on Friday.

According to him: “…We have the capacity to turn out 4,500 tonnes of Urea everyday…this is a bulk application fertilizer…each crop in Nigeria or globally will require Nitrogen and this is a rich fertilizer, having 46 per cent nitrogen…The company has the capacity to meet local demand and also export to African countries… Currently the demand is less than 1 million tonnes and we alone can  produce 3 million tonnes, so we can easily meet local demand and also produce for export to other west African countries.”

Aside fertilizer production, the company, according to Edwin is already working to support the farmers with training on application of the fertilizer and even establish laboratories across the country for proper soil examination.

“The uniqueness of this plant, apart from the fact that we are producing is the focus on farmers’ support, on training, education, development as we are now establishing laboratories across the country and even mobile laboratories where we can go drive around and take soil samples for proper examination to effectively grow the agricultural outputs across the country”

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