27 April 2005 11:27 [Source: ICIS news]
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RIL produced 1.04m tonne of polyester filament yarn (PFY), polyester staple fibre (PSF) and polyethylene terephthalate (PET) in the year ending
The company’s production of paraxylene (PX), purified terephthalic acid (PTA) and monoethylene glycol (MEG) rose 4% to 3.15m tonne while its production of polypropylene (PP), polyethylene (PE) and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) increased 3% to 1.92m tonne from a year ago.
RIL’s total oil, gas and petrochemical production rose 3% to 12.7m tonne. The company’s total exports were put at Rs255.3bn, up 71% from the previous year.
The company’s operating profit rose 28% to Rs142.6bn. Its net profit rose 47% to Rs75.7bn and its net turnover for the year rose 30% to Rs737.1bn from the previous year.
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