The Government of the Russian Federation has introduced a quota for the export of sulphur used for making mineral fertilizers. The quota will be in force w.e.f. August 10, 2022 till December 31, 2022, according to the RF Government press office.
The export quota is 1.1 mn tons. The RF Ministry of industry and trade has been instructed to draft a plan of sulphur export and purchases for 2022.
The decision is aimed at safeguarding sufficient supply of sulphur to produce enough mineral fertilizers for the domestic market.