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Index of chemical production in Russia grew by 6.7% in Q1 2021

April 23/2021
MOSCOW (MRC) -- Russia"s output of chemical products rose in March 2021 by 5.4% year on year. Thus, production of basic chemicals increased year on year by 6.7% in the first moths months of 2021, according to Rosstat"s data.

According to the Federal State Statistics Service of the Russian Federation, mineral fertilizers accounted for the greatest increase in the January-March output. Production of benzene grew up to 121,000 tonnes in March, compared to 113,000 tonnes a month earlier.

Overall output of this product reached 362,000 tonnes over the stated period, down by 8.2% year on year.
March production of sodium hydroxide (caustic soda) was 118,000 tonnes (100% of the basic substance) versus 98,400 tonnes a month earlier.  Overall output of caustic soda totalled 329,400 tonnes in the first three months of 2021, down by 0.7% year on year.

2,327,000 tonnes of mineral fertilizers (in terms of 100% nutrients) were produced in March 2021 versus 2,098,000  tonnes a month earlier. Overall, Russian plants produced about 6,743,000 tonnes of fertilizers in January-March 2021, up by 12% year on year.

Last month"s production of polymers in primary form was 958,000 tonnes versus 861,000 tonnes in February.
Overall output of polymers in primary form totalled 2,740,000 tonnes over the stated period, up by 8.5%  year on year.

151,000 tonnes of synthetic rubbers were produced in March, compared to 141,000 tonnes a month earlier.
Overall, Russian plants produced about 447,000 tonnes of synthetic rubbers in January-March 2021, up by 10.2% year on year.

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Author:Anna Larionova
Tags:liquid caustic soda, kausticheskaya soda, rigid caustic soda, natural rubber, mineral fertilizers, synthetic rubbers, Russia.
Category:General News
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