05 August 2011 05:23 [Source: ICIS news]
The number of methanol imports into
However, the increase is not attributed to actual demand requirements, the players added.
The demand for methanol imports into
Methanol imports were at 595,409 tonnes in June, which is a 5% increase month on month, based on official statistics from China Customs.
Market participants said this increase is negligible and demand is considered to be relatively stable.
However, this figure is a 33% increase year on year, the participants added.
Demand for methanol imports in July was stable, traders and buyers said.
The statistics for methanol imports in July will be released at the end of August.
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