17 May 2010 22:39 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS news)--Brazil consumed 789,461 dry metric tonnes (dmt) of caustic soda in the first four months of 2010, up by 7.4% from 735,104 dmt in the same period last year, the country’s association of chloralkali industries reported on Monday.
Caustic soda imports of 323,673 dmt made up the balance of the consumption total for the first four months of 2010. Imports were higher this year by 1.6% from 318,657 dmt in 2009.
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