08 August 2013 22:51 [Source: ICIS news]
June PET exports declined by 4,662 tonnes to 24,255 tonnes from 28,917 tonnes in June 2012.
Month on month exports fell 4% from 25,311 tonnes in May 2013 to 24,255 tonnes in June 2013.
In comparison, US PET imports increased 7% year on year from 44,434 tonnes in June 2012 to 47,527 tonnes in June 2013. Month on month PET imports increased 10% from 43,379 tonnes in May 2013 to 47,527 tonnes in June 2013, according to ITC.
PET is used in plastic drinking bottles and in textiles.
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