01 November 2012 04:48 [Source: ICIS news]
Synthetic soda ash production in
A total of 151,050 tonnes of soda ash, including dense-grade and light-grade, was exported from
The export tonnage in September represents a month-on-month decrease of 1.15% from 152,800 tonnes in August and a year-on-year increase of 60.9% from 93,895 tonnes in September 2011, the data showed.
The top three importers of China-origin synthetic soda ash in September were
Soda ash is primarily used in glassmaking, the manufacture of pulp, paper and inorganic chemicals, detergents, flue gas desulphurisation, and water treatment.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
Asian Chemical Connections