Europe EO imports rise steeply in June year on year: Eurostat

19 August 2013 17:19  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--EU ethylene oxide (EO) imports rose steeply in June year on year, according to data from statistics agency Eurostat on Monday.

Nevertheless, although the percentage change was significant, the actual volume of EO imported was limited to 443 tonnes.

Exports from the EU fell by 22% in June year on year.

EU EO imports and exports (Eurostat, tonnes)



June 2012

June 2013

% change

Exports

Ethylene oxide

1,155

906

-22

Imports

Ethylene oxide

100

443

343

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


By: Mark Victory
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