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Bochemie registers damages worth CZK 1bn due to explosion in Vrbětice

Recycling factory Bochemie says damages related with the explosion in the warehouse located in Vrbětice exceeded CZK 1bn. ČIANEWS was told by company spokeswoman Eva Kijonková that the sum was caused mainly by unrealised trades. The factory produces ammonium perchlorate with help of the rocket fuel recycling. According to her words, it as a unique technology with sales in the European Union and the USA. She said that the factory suspended its production and it was not able to dispatch part of the production from November. It is not possible to determine the date of the factory production restoration.


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