EU ethylene oxide imports down in April and May year on year

18 July 2013 12:57  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--Ethylene oxide (EO) imports into the EU were down 4% year on year in April 2013 from April 2012 and down 71% in May 2013 year on year from May 2012, data from European statistics agency Eurostat
showed on Thursday.

April 2013 amounted to 289 tonnes, compared with 301 tonnes in April 2012. May 2013 amounted to 147 tonnes, compared with 509 tonnes in May 2012.

Eurostat import/export data is subject to revision as more detailed information becomes available.

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