Historical Data on Fertilizer Offtake by Nutrients

(000 Nutrient tonnes)

Fiscal Year

N

P2O5

K2O

NPK

1952-53

1.00

0

0

1.00

1953-54

14.80

0

0

14.80

1954-55

14.10

0

0

14.10

1955-56

6.60

0

0

6.60

1956-57

9.00

0

0

9.00

1957-58

16.40

0

0

16.40

1958-59

18.00

0

0

18.00

1959-60

19.30

0.10

0

19.40

1960-61

31.00

0.40

0

31.40

1961-62

37.00

0.50

0

37.50

1962-63

40.00

0.20

0

40.20

1963-64

68.00

0.70

0

68.70

1964-65

85.00

2.20

0

87.20

1965-66

69.83

1.22

0

71.05

1966-67

112.76

3.89

0.12

116.77

1967-68

176.17

12.16

0.25

188.58

1968-69

205.21

39.47

2.23

246.91

1969-70

273.95

36.64

1.34

311.93

1970-71

251.52

30.45

1.24

283.21

1971-72

343.97

37.23

0.74

381.94

1972-73

386.39

48.73

1.38

436.50

1973-74

341.93

58.08

2.67

402.68

1974-75

362.83

60.57

2.09

425.49

1975-76

441.60

103.61

2.91

548.12

1976-77

510.99

117.94

2.36

631.29

1977-78

549.93

156.33

5.98

712.24

1978-79

684.28

187.96

7.58

879.82

1979-80

805.99

228.46

9.60

1044.05

1980-81

842.93

226.90

9.63

1079.46

1981-82

830.55

225.19

21.74

1077.48

1982-83

952.66

265.26

25.65

1243.57

1983-84

914.30

259.80

28.48

1202.58

1984-85

934.85

293.91

24.68

1253.44

1985-86

1128.14

349.78

33.21

1511.13

1986-87

1332.50

408.87

42.51

1783.88

1987-88

1281.65

393.45

45.12

1720.22

1988-89

1324.83

390.61

24.53

1739.97

1989-90

1467.87

382.45

40.07

1890.39

1990-91

1471.64

388.50

32.76

1892.90

1991-92

1462.62

398.01

23.30

1883.93

1992-93

1635.36

488.20

24.06

2147.63

1993-94

1659.35

464.26

23.17

2146.78

1994-95

1738.10

428.41

16.55

2183.06

1995-96

1990.85

494.45

29.67

2514.97

1996-97

1985.08

419.47

8.43

2412.98

1997-98

2075.10

550.92

20.03

2646.05

1998-99

2096.98

465.00

21.28

2583.26

1999-00

2217.77

597.16

18.50

2833.42

2000-01

2264.49

676.73

22.75

2963.96

2001-02

2285.30

624.54

18.75

2928.60

2002-03

2349.11

650.17

20.49

3019.76

2003-04

2527.00

673.00

22.00

3222.00

2004-05

2796.00

865.00

33.00

3694.00

2005-06

2927.00

851.00

27.00

3804.00

2006-07

2649.73

978.76

43.11

3671.61

2007-08

2925.00

630.00

27.04

3581.00

2008-09 3034.00 651.00 25.00 3711.00
2009-10 3476.00 860.00 24.00 4360.00
2010-11 3134.00 767.00 32.00 3933.00

                        Source: National Fertilizer Development Centre.