EU PVC exports down slightly in May after April rise

18 July 2013 14:10  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) exports from the 27-member EU slipped slightly in May, following an increase in export activity in April, when compared with a year ago, according to data released by Eurostat on Thursday.

In May 2013, PVC exports totalled 5,702 tonnes, down by 2.1% from 5,825 tonnes in May 2012.

In April 2013,  PVC exports stood at 5,624 tonnes, up by 4.9% from 5,362 tonnes year-on year.

The figures represent PVC in its primary form, not mixed with any other substances.

By: Heidi Finch
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