FAI has 1287 members in India and overseas
comprising of Manufacturers, Professionals,
FAI members are involved in all activities
related to the production and distribution of
plant nutrients, their raw materials and
There are four categories of Membership in FAI.
3. Overseas Associate
4. Technical & Professional
The first three categories are corporate Members
and the 4th category is Individual Member.
Each candidate for election as an Active Member shall pay an
entrance fee of Rs. 2000 plus service tax @15%. Each
candidate for election as an Associate Member shall pay an
entrance of Rs. 500 plus service tax @15%. Overseas Associate
Members and Technical and Professional Associate Members shall
not be required to pay entrance fee:
Provided that an Association Member who shall apply to be
converted and admitted as an Active Member under Proviso (ii) to
Article 6 (a) hereof, shall pay an entrance fee of Rs. 1500/-
plus service tax @15% for admission as an Active Member.
The rates of subscription are as under:
Ceiling - based on nutrient sold
Sales upto 25,000 tonnes
Sales > 25,000 but < 50,000 tonnes
Sales > 50,000 but < 1,50,000 tonnes
Sales > 1,50,000 but < 3,00,000 tonnes
Sales > 3,00,000 but < 5,00,000 tonnes
Sales > 5,00,000 but < 10,00,000 tonnes
Sales > 10,00,000 but < 15,00,000 tonnes
Sales > 15,00,000 but < 20,00,000 tonnes
Sales > 20,00,000 but < 25,00,000 tonnes
Sales > 25,00,000 tonnes
* = Category is determined based on domestic production plus
imports of nutrients sold except imported urea.
** = In addition to the above, service tax @15% for the year
2016-17 is also payable.
The rates of subscription for other categories of members are as
Rs. 20,000 plus service tax @15%
US$ 2,000 plus service tax @15%
Technical & Professional: Rs. 500 plus service tax