Belarus petchems production falls in Jan-Nov 2013

18 December 2013 15:26 Source:ICIS News

MOSCOW (ICIS)--Belarus overall production of fertilizers and other chemical products was down for the period running from January November this year, the country’s statistical agency Belstat said on Wednesday.

The country's total potash output was 14.1% down year on year at 3.92m tonnes for the period from January to November 2013, Belstat said.

The country's total output of polyethylene (PE) was down 4.2% year on year at 124,500 tonnes over the same period, the agency said.

Cords and yarns production was 9.7% down year on year at 198,000 tonnes, and caprolactam output was 6.9% up year on year at 116,800 tonnes, according to the agency.

By Sergei Blagov