Premier of the Cabinet Kim Jae Ryong, member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea and member of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK, inspected the chemical industrial sectors and relevant units in South Hamgyong Province.
Visiting the Hungnam Fertilizer Complex and the February 8 Vinalon Complex, Kim Jae Ryong learned in detail about the project for enlarging the production capacity, the construction of new production lines and the production of chemical goods like carbide and caustic soda and vinalon.
At the Hamhung Branch of the State Academy of Sciences, he underscored the need to further raise the sci-tech guarantee and economic effectiveness of C1 chemical industry by constantly furthering research work.
Looking round the Ryongsong Machine Complex and the Kumya Youth Coal Mine, he called on the relevant units to fulfill their responsibility and duties in producing custom-built equipment needed for fertilizer production and coal.
The field consultative meetings discussed the measures to further accelerate the research for developing the chemical industry, which is the foundation of industry and the major thrust front in the national economy, and to provide equipment and materials needed for the gigantic chemical industrial bases and ensure transport.