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Economic and Statistics

Economic Advisor heads the economics & Statistics Wing. He advised DoF on various issues having economic implications. Other subjects dealt with by the Wing includes – S&T projects; issues pertaining to balanced fertilizers, soil health cards etc. Subject relating to renewable / non- renewable energy; clean technology & general environment issues; Quarterly Review Meeting of PSUs; compilation of MRP data of P&K fertilizers companies for different subsidized P&K fertilizers.

The wing also deals with the compilation of FMB prices of finished fertilizers and indigenous production cost of important P&K fertilizers.

The E&S Wing also looks after production data of various fertilizers and deals with Techno-Economic Clearance (TEC) for project imports for Renovation / Modernization / Revamping of existing fertilizer plants on the basis of two-stage clearance / procedure.

This wing also provides economic analysis of specific importance assisting in firming up of policy issues.

In addition, Supply / Demand / Price Forecasting of Various Fertilizers / Raw Materials / Intermediates are also looked after by Economic Adviser. He is also the Nodal Officer for Skill Development activities in DoF. The Economic Adviser is assisted by Director E&S. The wing has 2 divisions :-

  • Production & Inputs (P&I)
  • Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E)