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Production of Polymers under Major Petrochemicals from 2012-13 to 2019-20

November 23, 2021

Polymer petrochemical Products namely Low Density Polyethylene, High Density Polythylene, Polyestyrene, Polypropylene (Inc. Co-Polymer), Expandable Polyestyrene, Poly Vinyl Chloride, and Linear Low Density Polythylene were produced during 2012-13 to 2019-20.

The total production of polymers was 12403.7 thousand metric tonnes during 20219-20. The highest production of Polypropylene (Inc. Co-Polymer) was 4982.82 thousand metric tonnes during 2019-20. The lowest production of Expandable Polyestyrene was 110.68 thousand metric tonnes during 2019-20.

Note – Figures are in Thousand Metric Tonne. Source: Manufactures under large and medium scale. Production data in respect of Petro-Chemicals is based on MPRs received from manufacturers under large and medium scale units monitored by S&M Division of DCPC. 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.
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Resource Title: Production of Major Petrochemicals – Product-wise / Group-wise from 2012-13 to 2019-20

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