Pak Pong Ju, member of the Presidium of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), vice-chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and vice-chairman of the C.C., WPK, inspected different sectors in South Hamgyong Province.
Making a round of the Hungnam Fertilizer Complex, Pak Pong Ju stressed the measures for concentrating all efforts on a project for expanding its capacity, repairing equipment in an intensified and qualitative way, carrying out the task of fertilizer production and speeding up several construction projects.
After learning in detail about the production at the February 8 Vinalon Complex and the Ryongsong Machine Complex, he underscored the need to increase the production of vinyl chloride, hasten the production of major custom-built equipment and pay attention to ensuring working and living conditions for employees.
The field consultative meetings called on all units to steadily make more sci-tech achievements in the spirit of self-reliance and scrupulously carry out the management control according to their actual conditions, so as to give full play to the existing production capacity.
Looking round a new salt production process established at the Kwangmyongsong Salt Works, he discussed measures to further increase economic effectiveness and observe standard regulations of operation in salt production.