Subsidy granted to Fertilizer Industry (Billion Rs.)

                                                                            

                                                                                     

Year

Imported Urea

Other P & K Fertilizer

Total

2004-05

3.7 0 3.7

2005-06

8.0 0 8.0
2006-07 3.4 13.7 17.1
2007-08 3.1 17.4 20.5
2008-09 14.3 26.5 40.8
2009-10 19.4 0.50 19.9
2010-11 47.2 0 47.2

                                                                              Source: National Fertilizer Development Centre.