10 August 2012 22:17 [Source: ICIS news]
MIAMI (ICIS)--US polyethylene terephthalate (PET) June imports decreased by 4% year on year, according to US International Trade Commission (ITC) statistics made available on Friday.
Month on month, PET imports in June increased by 12% to 44,434 tonnes from 39,550 tonnes in May. The increase came on the back of strong buying interest.
The major export destination for
Domestic prices for bottle grade PET are currently assessed by ICIS at 73.00-78.00 cents/lb ($1,609-1,720/tonne, €1,303-1,393/tonne) DEL (delivered).
($1 = €0.81)
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