JUNE 2022 CHLORINE PRODUCTION
In June, the European chlorine production stood at 682,760 tonnes. With 22,759 tonnes, the June 2022 average daily production was 5.7% lower than in the previous month (May 2022: 24,144 tonnes), and 15.3% lower than in June 2021 (26,865 tonnes).
With 194,998 tonnes, the June 2022 caustic soda stocks were 0.3% lower than in the previous month (May 2022: 195,514 tonnes), but 20,876 tonnes above the level of June 2021 (174,122 tonnes).
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 June 2022.
Chlorine production & capacity utilisation - EU 27 + Norway/Switzerland/UK
|Month||Production (tonnes)||Capacity Utilisation (%)|
|1st half year||4,838,620||4,504,577||-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.