Internet Edition  Newsletter of the Soda Ash Industry  July 2004


Most Recent Stats from USGS
 
Metric Tons
Short Tons
%

Production

Soda Ash - May 2004
935,000
1,031,000
2%
Trona - May 2004
1,340,000
1,477,000
11%
 

Inventory - Soda Ash

May 2004
299,000
330,000
6%
 

Trade - Soda Ash

April 2004 Imports
332
365
29%
April 2004 Exports
403,000
444,000
14%
April 2004 Consumption
494,000
545,000
16%
 

YTD thru April 2004 vs. April 2003

Production
3%
Imports
24%
Exports
12%
Stocks
20%
Apparent Consumption
0%

 

 



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