Russia's January-November petrochemical output increases

16 December 2013 14:09 Source:ICIS News

MOSCOW (ICIS)--Russia's overall production of chemical and petrochemical products was up in January-November, Russian statistical agency Rosstat said on Monday.

In January-November 2013, the country's total output of mineral fertilizers was up by 1.8% year on year at 16.6m tonnes, according to the agency. Ammonia output was 4.5% up year on year at 13.1m tonnes, it said.

Plastics output was 13.5% up year on year at 5.6m tonnes, the agency said. Synthetic rubber production was 4.2% up year on year at 1.4m tonnes, it said.

By Sergei Blagov