EU PC exports up 13%, imports down 26% in November 2012

18 February 2013 17:00  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--Polycarbonate (PC) exports from the EU to the rest of the world rose by 13% in November 2012 compared with the previous month, data from statistical agency Eurostat showed on Monday.

At the same time, the EU imported 26% less PC from the rest of the world.

Compared with November 2011, the EU's PC imports increased by 8% and exports rose by 4% (see table below).

Polycarbonate exports and imports (units: tonnes)

Source: Eurostat

Imports

Exports

Oct. 2011

5502

18756

Nov. 2011

6101

23912

Jan.-Dec. 2011

81600

273039

Oct. 2012

8933

21974

Nov. 2012

6595

24792

Total Jan-Nov 2012

96622

263115

 

 

 

Nov. 2012 compared with Nov. 2011

+8%

+4%

Nov. 2012 compared with Oct 2012

-26%

+13

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