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China's chemical industry's value added output up 9.1% in May

(China Knowledge)
Updated: 2015-07-03 09:59
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    The value-added output of China's chemical industry went up 9.1% year on year in May this year, according to figures released by the National Development and Reform Commission.

    The growth rate for the period was 1.5% lower than it realized in the same period of 2014.

    Last month, the output of ethylene declined 5.9% year on year, while those of plastics in primary form rose 2.5% from the previous year.

    Meanwhile, the country’s synthetic rubber output increased 0.7% year on year during the period, and its synthetic fiber output gained 11.5% from an earlier year.

    In the first five months of this year, the value-added output of China's chemical industry grew 9.3% year on year. The growth rate for the period was 1.9% lower than it realized in the corresponding year of 2014.

    From Jan to May, China produced a total of 12.66 million tons of caustic soda, edged down 2% year on year, while the output of calcium carbide reached 9.97 million tons, up 4% from a year earlier.

 

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