Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, has met Minister of Agriculture, Al-Sayed Al Kosair, to discuss ways to collaborate on supporting the fertilizers industry system and the Nitrogenous fertilizers, a press release stated.
The two ministers tackled the situation of fertilizers market and applied mechanism in the companies to meet commitments to supply their determined shares to the Ministry of Agriculture .
They, also, conferred the support of Misr Fertilizers Production Company (MOPC) to the petroleum sector. In addition, the two parties affirmed that this meeting came as a part of the keenness on achieving the most efficient cooperation in the fertilizer industry in favor of the consumers.
For his part, Al Kosair showcased the current procedures followed in the fertilizers market, indicating to the mechanism of applying a fee imposed on nitrogenous fertilizers to control the market.
The meeting was attended by Chairman of the Egyptian Petrochemical Holding Company (ECHEM), Saad Helel, Chairman of MOPCO, Hisham Nour El-Din, and Head of Agriculture Services in the Ministry of Agriculture, Abbas El-Shenawy.