Russia's January-August petrochemical output mixed

17 September 2013 14:40  [Source: ICIS news]

MOSCOW (ICIS)--Russia's overall production of chemical and petrochemical products was mixed in January-August, statistical agency Rosstat said on Tuesday.

In January-August 2013, the country's total output of mineral fertilizers was down by 1.4% year on year at 12.2m tonnes, said the agency.

Ammonia output was 4% up year on year at 9.5m tonnes, it said.

Plastics production was 13.8% up year on year at 4m tonnes, the agency said.

Synthetic rubber production was 6% higher year on year at 990,000 tonnes, it said.

By: Sergei Blagov
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