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- adv. In a captive manner
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But the proposal is unlikely to affect big-ticket investments such as these as profitability could be hard to determine when the resources are captively consumed.
Because they use their chlorine captively, these producers sell only two products on the open market-PVC and caustic soda, a co-product of chlorine in the chlor-alkali process.
This year we expect to meet the entire requirement captively from our mines.
So that will definitely add to the bottom line of the company because 60-70% would be captively consumed, and the balance