19 September 2012 08:51 [Source: ICIS news]
The value of
On a year-on-year basis, non-electronic NODX fell by 10% in August, compared with the 7.8% increase in the previous month, it said.
“The contraction in non-electronic NODX was led by structures of ships & boats, primary chemicals, and electrical machinery,” IE Singapore said.
Its exports of benzene fell by 37% year on year to 6,681 tonnes, while shipments of paraxylene (PX) were down by 28% to 8,128 tonnes, it added.
($1 = S$1.23)
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