China's 1998 fertilizer production has reached 29.56 million tons (pure nutrients, the same below), accounting for the world's total production of 19%, ranked first in the world, China's 1998 fertilizer Pure nutrients use of 38.16 million tons, but also ranked first in the world. Although China is the world's largest fertilizer production and total dosage, does not mean that China is in the first place in the rational use of chemical fertilizers, but, on the contrary, there are serious unreasonable and unscientific problems in the application of chemical fertilizers in some rural areas in China, resulting in waste of fertilizer resources, increasing the cost of agriculture.
To make farmers ' income fall, it is urgent to change. China is a large country of fertilizer production and consumption, with the adjustment of rural production structure, the demand for fertilizer will continue to increase, 2006 China will abolish agricultural tax, with the increase in food prices, grain sown area increased and farmers to increase the enthusiasm of grain, the 2006 fertilizer demand is expected to reach 50 million tons. 2005 1 ~ June China's chemical fertilizer showed a good growth momentum, 1 ~ June National Fertilizer Total 24.1198 million tons, an increase of 11.7%. Nitrogen fertilizer production of 17.5249 million tons, an increase of 10.4%, phosphate fertilizer production of 5.441 million tons, the year-on-year growth of 9.6%, potash production 1.134 million tons, the year-on-year growth of up to 54.5%.