China’s Zhengzhou Naweigao Fertilizer to shut NPK units on 25 Jan

24 January 2014 09:21 Source:ICIS News

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Zhengzhou Naweigao Fertilizer plans to shut its nitrogen phosphorus potassium (NPK) units that have a combined capacity of 2m tonnes/year, for maintenance from 25 January, a company source said on Friday.

The company has a total of seven NPK units in the provinces of Henan and Hubei in central China.

The plants are expected to be restarted on 7 February, the source said.

Orders for NPK are limited in the weeks leading to the Lunar New Year holidays, the source said.

The Lunar New Year falls on 31 January.

By Rita Wang