AUGUST 2022 CHLORINE PRODUCTION
In August, the European chlorine production stood at 657,461 tonnes. With 21,208 tonnes, the August 2022 average daily production was 4.4% lower than in the previous month (July 2022: 22,173 tonnes), and 20.4% lower than in August 2021 (26,643 tonnes).
The August 2022 caustic soda stocks may not be shown, in compliance with the Cefic statistical rules.
The following tables give the details of chlorine production and caustic soda stocks in the EU-27 countries plus Norway, Switzerland, and the UK in August 2022.
Chlorine production & capacity utilisation - EU 27 + Norway/Switzerland/UK
|Month||Production (tonnes)||Capacity Utilisation (%)|
|1st half year||4,838,620||4,504,576||-6.9%||83.5%||77.7%|
Caustic soda stocks (tonnes)
For more information please contact:
Marleen Pauwels, Executive Director, Euro Chlor, +32 493 255 607 or firstname.lastname@example.org
About Euro Chlor
Euro Chlor represents 37 member companies producing chlorine at 62 manufacturing locations in 19 countries.
Note to editors:
Some of the totals for each month may vary slightly compared with figures used earlier. Please rely on the most recent information since it sometimes happens that we have to estimate when a producer is late in providing data. This is subsequently adjusted when the actual figure becomes available.