Corrected: EU June LLDPE imports down by 46% year on year

19 August 2013 11:09  [Source: ICIS news]

Correction: In the ICIS story headlined " EU June LLDPE imports down by 39% year on year" dated 19 August 2013, please read …LLDPE imports down by headline, first paragraph and table. Also in the table please read ...54,744 for June 2013 imports... instead of 61,239. This correction is due to incorrect information from Eurostat caused by a technical error. A corrected story follows.

LONDON (ICIS)--Linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE) imports into the EU from the rest of the world dropped by 46% in June compared with the same month in 2012, data from statistics agency Eurostat showed on Monday.

Exports from the EU to the rest of the world  fell by 41% year on year over the same period.

EU LLDPE imports and exports (in tonnes) in June




Change year on year %









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

By: Linda Naylor
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