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Russia: soda ash production down 2% year-on-year

The output of all major chemical products except soda ash reported increases in Russia in the first 9 months of the year. The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) announced that output of soda ash reac…

The output of all major chemical products except soda ash reported increases in Russia in the first 9 months of the year. The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) announced that output of soda ash reached 6.65 million tons during the period, a decrease of 2% year-on-year. The country produced 5.9 million tons of chemical fibre in the first 9 months, up 16.9% from last year. In September, China produced 1.04 million tons of plastic products, an increase of 11.3% year-on-year and of 6% from the previous month. Ethylene output in the month dropped by 1.1% year-on-year to 364,500 tons, while the monthly output of synthetic detergent stood at 252,800 tons, down 3.1% on a yearly basis.

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