19 July 2012 09:36 [Source: ICIS news]
The country’s June domestic shipments of ABS resin, however, fell by 2% year on year, according to the Nihon ABS Jushi Kogyokai (Japan ABS resin industry association).
Total domestic shipments for use in automobiles increased by 6% to 8,149 tonnes in June from May, and rose by 41% year on year, the data showed.
Domestic shipments of ABS resin for housing construction were up by 4% to 1,845 tonnes in June from the previous month, but down by 3% from the same time a year earlier, according to the association.
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