Hindustan Insecticides Limited (HIL India) Ltd, a PSU under Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, has ensured timely production and supply of pesticides for the farming community and also some exports.
HIL is now in the process of production and supply of 25 MT Malathion Technical for supply to locust control programme to Iran under Government to Government arrangement. MEA has approached HIL for manufacturing and supply of the said commodity to Iran.
The PSU has exported 10 MT of fungicide - Mancozeb to Latin American country, Peru and another 12 MT will be exported in the next one week. HIL has also signed an agreement with the Ministry of Agriculture and Famers Welfare for the supply of Malathion Technical to Rajasthan and Gujarat for Locust Control Programme. HIL had manufactured and supplied 67 MT of Malathion Technical till last week.
HIL supplied to malathion Technical to municipal corporations for dengue and chikungunya control programme. Supply of 314 MT of DDT 50% wdp to various states like Rajasthan, Punjab, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh etc was executed as per the supply order placed by the ministry of family welfares, NVBDCP programmes. The company is in the process of supplying balance quantity of 252 MT to other states.