US August exports, imports of polycarbonate fall

13 October 2011 22:08  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--US August exports of polycarbonate (PC) fell 6% year on year, the International Trade Commission (ITC) reported on Thursday.

Exports of PC fell to 34,890 in August, from 37,088 in August 2010, the ITC reported.

The largest PC destinations were China, Mexico and Canada.

Imports decreased in August to 3,777 tonnes from 5,326 tonnes in August 2010, a 29% decrease.

Major producers of polycarbonate include Bayer, SABIC Innovative Plastics and Styron.

By Wesley Busch

By: Staff Reporter
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