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Production of Alkali Chemicals under Major Chemicals during 2009-10 to 2016-17

July 6, 2018

 

Production of Alkali Chemicals has the highest weightage to Production of total Major Chemicals during 2009-10 to 2016-17. India has witnessed a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.67% in Production of Alkali Chemicals during 2009-10 to 2016-17. There were various products namely Soda Ash, Caustic Soda and Liquid Chlorine were produced under Alkali Chemicals Group of Major Chemicals during 2009-10 to 2016-17.

We have observed a CAGR of 3.47% in Production of Soda Ash under Alkali Chemicals Group during 2009-10 to 2016-17. Production of Soda Ash was 2058.335 thousand metric tonne during 2009-10. It increased by 11.68% to 2298.755 thousand metric tonne during 2010-11 over 2009-10. We have seen an annual growth of 1.18% in Production of Soda Ash under Alkali Chemicals Group from 2583.013 thousand metric tonne during 2015-16 to 2613.419 thousand metric tonne during 2016-17.

We have observed a CAGR of 2.14% in Production of Caustic Soda under Alkali Chemicals Group during 2009-10 to 2016-17. Production of Caustic Soda was 2237.616 thousand metric tonne during 2009-10. It increased by 4.33% to 2334.446 thousand metric tonne during 2010-11 over 2009-10. We have seen an annual growth of 3.62% in Production of Caustic Soda under Alkali Chemicals Group from 2503.955 thousand metric tonne during 2015-16 to 2594.495 thousand metric tonne during 2016-17.

We have observed a CAGR of 2.32% in Production of Liquid Chlorine under Alkali Chemicals Group during 2009-10 to 2016-17. Production of Liquid Chlorine was 1533.806 thousand metric tonne during 2009-10. It increased by 6.77% to 1637.618 thousand metric tonne during 2010-11 over 2009-10. We have seen an annual growth of 5.01% in Production of Liquid Chlorine under Alkali Chemicals Group from 1714.816 thousand metric tonne during 2015-16 to 1800.666 thousand metric tonne during 2016-17.

Note: Figures are in Thousand Metric Tonne; Source: Manufactures under large and medium scale; 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/catalog/production-major-chemicals-product-wise-group-wise

Resource Title: Production of Major Chemicals – Product-wise / Group-wise from 2009-10 to 2017-18 (Upto September 2017)

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