The installed capacity of caustic soda as on 31 March 2016 was 33.70 Lakh MTPA.
The Production of caustic soda during the year 2015-16 was approximately 28.71 Lakh MT.
Imports during 2015-16 were 5.67 Lakh MT, an increase of 11.8% compared to the previous year.
The total exports during 2015-16 were 1,09,461MTPA out of which Physical Exports were 79,072MTPA & Deemed Exports were 30,390 MTPA.
SECTORWISE GLOBAL CAUSTIC SODA CONSUMPTION IN THE YEAR 2015
Global Caustic Sectorwise Consumption Pattern