China January PMMA imports drops 4.4% from December

27 February 2013 12:14  [Source: ICIS news]

BRISBANE (ICIS)--China’s polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) imports in January decreased by 4.4% from December, official statistics showed on Wednesday.

The country imported 17,382 tonnes of PMMA in January, according to China Customs data.

PMMA import prices in January averaged $2,687/tonne (€2,069/tonne), representing a 0.9% decline from the previous month, the data showed.

Demand for PMMA finished products remained poor amid China’s slowing economy, market players said.

($1 = €0.77)

By: Junie Lin

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.

Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.

Printer Friendly