Russia's Jan-Oct petchem output down

19 November 2012 15:11  [Source: ICIS news]

MOSCOW (ICIS)--Russian production of petrochemicals decreased in the past 10 months, Russian statistics agency Rosstat said on Monday.

In the January to October period, the country's total output of mineral fertilizers was down by 4.3% year on year at 14.9m tonnes, according to the agency.

Ammonia production was 2.2% down year on year at 11.3m tonnes, it said.

Plastics output was lower by 1.4% year on year at 4.4m tonnes, while synthetic rubber production was 1.1% down year on year at 1.183m tonnes.

By: Sergei Blagov
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