US Q2 2013 MX production down by 15% from last year

31 July 2013 21:43  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--US mixed xylene (MX) production in the second quarter of 2013 was at 250m lb, down by 15% from 296m lb in the second quarter of 2012, according to data released by the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) on Wednesday.

Year-to-date MX production in 2013 also decreased to 518m, down by 16% from 617m lb from 2012 year-to-date production.  

AFPM did not report any MX inventories.

Companies offering MX information for the AFPM survey included Phillips 66, BP, Citgo, ExxonMobil, Flint Hills, Marathon, Shell and Total.

Total mixed xylene production, in millions of gallons

Q2 2012

Q3 2012

Q4 2012

Q1 2013

Q2 2013

296

272

336

268

250


By: Brian Balboa
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