In English

The roots of the association date back to 1971. BELFertil npo became effective in January 2008. It has at present 10 member companies, representing the vast majority of the fertilizer industry in Belgium and GD of Luxemburg. The mineral fertilizer industry is a branch of the chemical industry requiring a high technical and high capital investment level. The fertilizer industry provides essential nutrients for optimal development of crops for food, feed, fiber & fuel at the benefit of the consumer.

Mission statement

BELFertil represents its branch towards public authorities, organisations or the general public on regional, national and European level. It co-operates in a collaborative spirit with authorities and other actors in the agro-food chain or actors related to the fertilizer industry. It is active in the field of production, technology, economy, ecology, the logistic chain and of course agriculture related to the fertilizer business. BELFertil members are dedicated to responsible care and to putting high quality products on the market. In addition to science based innovation, they strive to a continuous support and product stewardship for safe, sustainable and efficient use of their product range.


    Here you can find the BELFertil brochure on Global Fertilizers Day, 13 October 2018.



Internal organisation

General Assembly
Representatives from each member

President : Jean-Paul Beens
Vice-presidents : Willy Raymaekers, Filip Dejongh
Secretary-general : Peter Jaeken

Working group
Production & Technology
President : Fabian Janssens

Working group
Trade & Economic Policy
President : Jean-Paul Beens

Working group
Agriculture & Environment
including crop & product statistics
President : Peter Hulsbosch

Contact address

BELFertil asbl / vzw / npo
BluePoint Building
Boulevard Auguste Reyerslaan, 80
B - 1030 Bruxelles - Brussel - Brussels
+32 2 238 97 72 - -

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