05 October 2012 08:23 [Source: ICIS news]
The total base oil exports stood at 292,801 tonnes in August as compared to 263,919 tonnes in July. This, however, was a year-on-year decrease of 16.22% or 56,693 tonnes. No breakdown of base oils grade was available from KITA.
The country's base oil imports in August totalled 35,815 tonnes, a decline of 10.78% from July and a fall of 31.85% from the same period in 2011, the data showed.
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