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Import of Olefin Petrochemicals during 2010-11 to 2017-18

July 3, 2019 Author : OGD PMU Team

Petrochemical Products namely Butadiene, Ethylene and Propylene were imported under Olefin group during 2010-11 to 2017-18. Import of Butadiene was 3077 metric tonne during 2010-11. It has increased by 63.63% to 5035 metric tonne during 2011-12 over 2010-11. Its value was Rs. 1761 lakh in 2010-11 and Rs. 4539 lakh in 2011-12. We have seen annual growth of 35.82% in Import of Butadiene from 2105 metric tonne during 2016-17 to 2859 metric tonne during 2017-18. In value term it was Rs. 1657 lakh and Rs. 3104 lakh during 2016-17 and 2017-18 respectively. Maximum annual growth of 200.9% has been found in 2014-15 in Import of Butadiene during the period under consideration.

Import of Ethylene was 114550 metric tonne during 2010-11. It has decreased by -87.2% to 14667 metric tonne during 2011-12 over 2010-11. In value term it was Rs. 51549 lakh in 2010-11 and Rs. 8223 lakh in 2011-12. Annual decline of -51.66% has been observed in Import of Ethylene to 39119 metric tonne during 2017-18 versus 80917 metric tonne during 2016-17. Its value was Rs. 57116 lakh and Rs. 32795 lakh during 2016-17 and 2017-18 respectively. Maximum annual growth rate of 284.4% has been seen in 2016-17 in Import of Ethylene during the period under consideration.

Import of Propylene was 164 metric tonne during 2010-11. It has decreased by -6.71% to 153 metric tonne during 2011-12 over 2010-11. Its value was Rs. 357 lakh and Rs. 609 lakh during 2010-11 and 2011-12 respectively. We have found annual growth of 1944.78% in Import of Propylene to 8813 metric tonne during 2017-18 from 431 metric tonne during 2016-17. In value term it was Rs. 1878 lakh in 2016-17 and Rs. 7384 lakh in 2017-18. Maximum annual growth of 1944.8% has been observed in 2017-18 in Import of Propylene during the period under consideration.

Note: Figures of QTY are in Metric Tonne; Figures of VAL are in Rs. Lakh; Source: DGCI & S, Kolkata, Ministry of Commerce & Industry; Disclaimer: Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals does not take responsibility for the accuracy of the information or any loss arising from the use of information. ** Data to be released on half yearly basis. Annual data for the previous years and for the period from April to September for the current year will be released in the last fortnight of January and annual data up to the last financial year will be released in the last fortnight of July. Revision in the data base, if required, will be done in the first week of April and October.

Dataset URL: https://data.gov.in/resources/import-major-petrochemicals-product-wise-group-wise-2010-11-2018-19-upto-september-2018

Resource Title: Import of Major Petrochemicals – Product wise / Group wise from 2010-11 to 2018-19 (upto September 2018)

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Source: Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers , Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals
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