19:05 | 03/04/2015 Companies
(VEN) - The Van Dien Fused Magnesium Phosphate Fertilizer Joint Stock Company (VADFCO) has completely used natural mineral ores to produce all kinds of fertilizers that are nutritious and good for crops and contain many ingredients to help maintain fat soil. These features have contributed to ensuring sustainable development of the agricultural sector.
The VADFCO is under the Vietnam National Chemical Group and has been put into production since 1963. The company’s total capacity has to date reached about 450,000 tonnes, including 300,000 tonnes of fused magnesium phosphate (FMP) fertilizer and 150,000 tonnes of multi-element NPK fertilizer.
By using anthracite coal for the biggest Southeast Asian FMP production, the company’s fertilizer products have become the first choice of farmers throughout the country. In particular, the company has exported their products to Australia, Japan, the Republic of Korea and Malaysia with volume of 10,000-20,000 tonnes per year for value of several millions of dollars.
The VADFCO has completely used natural mineral ores to produce all kinds of fertilizers that are nutritious and good for crops and contain many ingredients to help maintain fat soil, contributing to ensuring sustainable development of the agricultural sector. Many countries around the world have seen VADFCO fertilizer as an environmentally friendly product and it is the most obvious evident for the company’s fertilizer quality.
The VADFCO has won many awards such as the Vietnam Golden Rice Award, International Economic Integration Gold Cup, WTO Product, Golden Globe Award, Thang Long Cup and Vietnamese High Quality Goods voted by consumers in 2014.
In the context of economic difficulties, thanks to efforts of experienced leaders and solidarity and consensus of staff, the VADFCO has adopted sustainable development planning which focuses on implementing initiatives and solutions, promoting investment, applying scientific and technological achievements into production. The company obtained achievements in 2014 such as revenues of more than VND946 billion, sales volume of over 301,000 tonnes, exports of 9,170 tonnes and income of VND12.5 million per person per month.
VADFCO Director Hoang Van Tai said, “We are confident with our products as fertilizers are produced by natural mineral ores, contributing to serving organic farming. A new way of agriculture is to produce clean agricultural products and natural mineral fertilizers are the leading selection. Other kinds of phosphates are soluble in water, will be washed away in the rainy weather or will be fixed by Fe and Al after around 48 hours. Meanwhile, the company’s phosphates are insoluble in water and will be not washed away in the rainy weather, help crops absorb nutrients and enhance resistance, not cause water pollution and achieve high efficiency in farming. Thanks to preeminent characteristics, the company’s fertilizer products are always out of stock.”
The company has been considered one of the typical pioneers in dealing with environmental issues thanks to promoting investment in technology and equipment to thoroughly treat wastewater and solid waste.
To expand production and persify products, the VADFCO is building a new fertilizer plant in Thanh Hoa Province’s Bim Son Town with a capacity per year of 500,000 tonnes of FMP fertilizer and 200,000 tonnes of NPK fertilizer of different kinds by modern technology. The company is also maintaining the quality management system based on the ISO 9001-2008 standard to supply the best products at the most reasonable prices in order to meet the needs of the market.
By Ngoc Anh