India’s soda ash industry revs up on economic growth
Published: Friday, 20 March 2015
With installed capacity of around 3m tpa, India is already a significant producer of soda ash for its own domestic needs. But its main market players have ambitions to go increasingly global, Sunder Singh, IM Correspondent, discovers.
Emerging economies have been the primary growth drivers for
soda ash over the past decade. With rapidly increasing GDP and
urbanisation, these economies have experienced an increased per
capita consumption of products that are manufactured using soda
ash, including flat and container glass, detergents, baked
goods, clean water and sodium-based...