25 September 2008 10:22 [Source: ICIS news]
Year on year, Uralkali increased potash output in August by 3.8% to 452,000 tonnes, it said.
Based at Berezniki in the Perm region in the Urals, Uralkali exports more than three quarters of its potash output.
Earlier this month, Russia's Silvinit announced 3.84m tonnes of potash output in January-August, a rise of 3.6% on the year-earlier period.
Silvinit, based in Solikamsk, also in the Perm region, exports about 80% of its output.
To discuss issues facing the chemical industry go to ICIS connect
For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.
Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index|