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Soda Ash

9:03 AM MST | January 14, 2008 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff

Prices U.S.: $125-$155/ton, fob, 2008 contracts EUROPE: €160-€185/m.t., del, 2007 contracts ASIA: $270-$330/m.t., cfr, spot Outlook Demand in the 47-million m.t. global soda ash market is expected to grow 4%/year through 2012, says Marguerite Morrin, director/chlor-alkali and vinyls Europe for CMAI (Houston). Much of this growth will be in China, which accounted for about 32% of global demand last year, Morrin says. Demand in China is expected to rise by about 7.8%/year, she says. China’s consumption of soda ash coupled with short supply due to a...

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Comments (1) for Soda Ash
you have not included Pakistan in your table. Pakistan has installed and operating annual capactity of about 450,000 tons per year
Posted by intikhab on Friday, February 13, 2009 @ 06:04 AM

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