10 November 2010 23:15 [Source: ICIS news]
The US PET trade gap narrowed during the first three quarters of 2010 as the industry added 432,000 tonnes/year of capacity.
September export volume at 34,591 tonnes was down 17% from 41,829 tonnes in August.
Through September, US PET makers refocused on exports outside of North America, as shipments to
The decrease in intra-North American trade has been offset by year-over-year volume increases to Latin American destinations like
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