Subsidy granted to Fertilizer Industry (Billion Rs.)

                                                                            

                                                                                     

Year

Imported Urea

Cash Subsidy on Domestic Urea

Other P & K Fertilizer

Total Budgeted Subsidy

Subsidy in the form of Tax relief

2004-05

3.7

0

0

3.7

0

2005-06

8.0

0

0

8.0

0

2006-07

3.4

0

13.7

17.1

0

2007-08

3.1

0

17.4

20.5

0

2008-09

14.3

0

26.5

40.8

0

2009-10

19.4

0

0.50

19.9

0

2010-11

9.2

0

0

9.2

0

2011-12

50.5

0

0

50.5

0

2012-13

12.7

0

0

12.7

0

2013-14

11.0

0

0

11.0

0

2014-15

4.1

0

0

4.1

0

2015-16*

0.3

0

20

20.3

0

2016-17**

0

19.90

117.6

37.5

23.8

2017-18**

0

11.70

0

11.7

36.6

2018-19

2.7

0

0

2.7

59.4

2019-20

2.4

0

0

2.4

55.0

Source: National Fertilizer Development Centre.

* Budget allocation for phosphate and potash

**Data regarding phosphate and potash subsidy for 2016-17 and 2017-18 show subsidy claims

submitted by fertilizer companies and not actual disbursement.

 

 

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