Premier Pak Pong Ju, member of the Presidium of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea and vice-chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK, made a field survey of the Namhung Youth Chemical Complex.

After going around different places of the complex, the premier held a consultative meeting to stress the need to provide the agricultural front with more fertilizers. He took measures to supply raw materials for the complex for the production.

Earlier, he inspected the Posan Iron Works and the Pyongyang Essential Oil Factory to learn about the iron production and updating of the factory. He called for stepping up the work to put the production process on a Juche and modern basis and discussed the problems arising in finishing the updating project within the fixed date.