Belarus Jan-Sept potash output down 14.6% year on year

22 October 2013 09:47  [Source: ICIS news]

MOSCOW (ICIS)--Belarus's overall production of potash was down in January-September, according to statistical agency Belstat on Tuesday.

In January-September 2013, the country's total output of potash was down by 14.6% year on year at 3.39m tonnes, according to the agency.

Caprolactam output was 8.5% up year on year at 97,100 tonnes, it said.

Meanwhile, the country's total output of polyethylene (PE) was 0.8% up year on year at 107,100 tonnes, the agency said.

Fibres and yarns output was 9% down year on year at 160,600 tonnes, it said.


By: Sergei Blagov
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