Ciech wins EUR 20 million soda ash order

Polish chemical company Ciech received a PLN 81 million (USD 24.2 million/EUR 20.7 million) order to supply dense soda to US glass packaging leader Owens Illinois in 2006, it was reported on 6 January…

Polish chemical company Ciech received a PLN 81 million (USD 24.2 million/EUR 20.7 million) order to supply dense soda to US glass packaging leader Owens Illinois in 2006, it was reported on 6 January 2006. Ciech is Europe“s third-largest soda producer after Belgium“s Solvay and UK-based Brunner Mond (recently acquired by India“s Tata Chemical). Ciech ended the first nine months of 2005 with a net profit of PLN 79.8 million (USD 23.9 million/EUR 20.4 million) on sales revenue of PLN 1.67 billion (USD 499 million/EUR 427 million).