10 May 2013 14:21 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS)--Average European daily chlorine production in April 2013 fell by 10.2% month on month, with maintenance turnarounds having an effect, industry body Euro Chlor said on Friday.
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Production during the month was 15.9% lower year on year, from 27,858 tonnes/day on average in April 2012.
Caustic soda stocks were 45,706 tonnes below the level of 285,845 tonnes in April 2012.
Chlorine capacity utilisation stood at 67.8% in April, compared with 75.5% the previous month, and 80.8% in April 2012.
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