Posts for tag "togo"

26 Oct 2020

Togo: a production unit of phosphate fertilizers in the works

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The creation of a phosphate fertilizer production unit is one of the priorities of Togo's new five-year roadmap, said Mila Mawunyo Aziable, Minister Delegate to the President of the Republic, in charge of the 'Energy and Mines.

If this production has remained at the project stage since 2015 when the Israeli group Elenilto had received the permit to carry out this activity and exploit carbonate phosphates, there are reports ...

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08 Jun 2020

PRA COVID-19: government triples the volume of fertilizer for the 2020-2021 crop year

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"We have reassured producers on all the measures that are taken by the government under the leadership of the Head of State to support them during this campaign to ensure food and nutritional security in Togo," said Friday June 05, the Minister of Agriculture, on tour in Gape Center, Gléï and Atakpamé.

For Christmas, Koutéra Bataka had to assess the level of implementation of agricultural inputs and check their availability ...

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08 Nov 2019
Phosphate mine in Togo courtesy Jeune Afrique

Togo and Dangote join forces to produce phosphate fertilizers

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The Togolese government and Aliko Dangote Industries announced on 7 November the conclusion of a partnership to develop a phosphate fertilizer processing industry in Togo.

The project will need an estimated $2bn in investment, which will come from both partners. It should cover part of West Africa’s phosphate fertilizer needs and create several thousand direct jobs. Mining development work is expected to begin before the end of 2019.

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