El Salvador to Import Fertilizers from Venezuela
The Department of Agriculture and Livestock Farming will analyze the offer made by the Venezuelan government.
Wednesday, June 10, 2009
Miguel Sevilla, who is the official responsible for this project, did not provide any details on the negotiation for the importing of these materials.
MAG is considering buying beans from Costa Rica and Venezuela, as crisis in Honduras and droughts in Nicaragua make it difficult to get it from them.
In light of important losses caused by tropical storm Ida, the country plans to double bean imports in 2010.
The country has resorted to importing this basic good after losing 40% of its read bean production in the aftermath of Ida Tropical Storm.
Salvadoran authorities intend to promote the use of bio-fertilizers for the agricultural cycle 2013-2014, which are up to 90% cheaper than traditional chemicals.
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