16 December 2010 22:13 [Source: ICIS news]
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Domestic production of caustic soda in the period increased only 2.5% - held down by a 2.8% growth in demand for chlorine, according to the association.
Most of the nation's demand for caustic soda was met by imports, which increased 16.6% in the first 11 months of 2010, the association added.
Domestic production of chlorine also increased 2.8% from January through November, Abiclor said.
Abiclor did not release tonnage figures.
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