15 February 2012 09:46 [Source: ICIS news]
Meanwhile, the country’s domestic shipments fell by 6% from the corresponding period a year earlier, according to official data from the Nihon ABS jushi kogyokai,
Among domestic shipments, 8,219 tonnes of ABS resin were used for automotive applications in January, up 5% month on month and an 8% increase on a year-on-year basis, according to the association.
Domestic shipments of ABS resin for electric appliances fell by 2% to 2,240 tonnes in January from December last year and decreased by 26% from the corresponding period a year earlier, it added.
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