Chemicals and Fertilizers

Chairman :
Kanimozhi Karunanidhi
Political Party :
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
State / Constituency :
Member From :
Lok Sabha

Committee on Chemical and Fertilizers

 Department of Fertilizers  
  • Revival of closed and sick Fertilizers Units.
  • Excessive use of fertilizers, its effect on soil/environment/health and slow growth of use of organic fertilizers.
  • Tax structure on fertilizers sector in terms of GST and import duties – analysis of the tax structure of raw material and final products and its impact on self-sufficiency and use of fertilizers.


 Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals  
  • Demand and Availability of Petrochemicals including imports and exports.
  • Vision 2024 - To establish India as a leading manufacturer of chemicals and petrochemicals.
  • Insecticides – promotion and development including safe usage - licensing regime for insecticides.
 Department of Pharmaceuticals  
  • Review of Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP).
  • Promotion of Medical Device Industry.
  • Status of COVID-19 vaccine production in India.