Barauni Unit


The Barauni Fertilizer unit is located in the Begusarai district of Bihar. Railway Station (Barauni) is at a distance of 0.8 km from the plant site.

The Barauni Refinery of IOCL lies adjacent to the fertilizer plant. The plant is well connected by rail and road. National Highways No. 31 passes nearby. The nearest airport is at Patna about 100 km from Barauni.

Current Status

Following the formation of HURL in June, 2016, the foundation stone of the Barauni Fertilizer Project was laid by the Hon'ble Prime Minister of India on 17th February, 2019.

With the support of all its stakeholders including the Central Government, State Government, Local bodies etc. Barauni Unit has been commissioned on 18th Oct,2022 and the commercial operation date (COD) was declared on 30th April 2023.

HURL Barauni Unit was dedicated to Nation by Hon'ble Prime Minister on 2nd March, 2024.

Presently, the Barauni Unit is operating at full capacity, ensuring the timely availability of fertilizers to farmers

The synopsis of Barauni plant of HURL is given below:- 

S.No. Description Barauni Project
1 Location Barauni (Bihar)
2 Capacity 2200 MTPD Ammonia, 3850 MTPD Urea
3 Annual Urea Production Capacity 12.7 Lakh MT


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