Industrial Assistance to Agriculture Brisk in DPRK
Pyongyang, May 24 (KCNA) -- The Cabinet and the state organs for economic guidance in the DPRK are intensifying the economic operation and guidance so that the industrial assistance to agriculture can be a substantial help for attaining the goal of grain production this year.
The Cabinet pays attention to establishing a strong system and order of unconditionally providing the agricultural sector with necessary equipment, materials and funds as planned.
The state economic guidance organs are directing all economic work to attaining the grain production goal.
The Ministry of Electric Power Industry has striven to supply electricity for farming to the rural areas where rice-transplanting is going on.
The Ministry of Chemical Industry took measures to thoroughly establish an order of supplying various fertilizers necessary for farming ahead of the farming process.
The Ministry of Machine-building Industry has directed efforts to increasing the production of important equipment, accessories and materials badly needed for boosting the agricultural production and ensuring their quality. It also took steps to manufacture various kinds of modern and efficient farm machines and send them to the countryside.
The Ministry of Metallurgical Industry and the Ministry of Construction and Building-Materials Industry, too, are taking steps to speed up the production of iron and steel and building materials necessary for farm machine production and irrigation projects.