Singapore September benzene exports grow 54% year on year

17 October 2013 04:06  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Singapore’s  benzene exports in September rose by 53.9% year on year to 14,741 tonnes, official data showed on Thursday.

However, in January-September this year, the country’s benzene shipments fell by 21.4% year on year to 44,385 tonnes, according to International Enterprise (IE) Singapore.

Singapore’s  petrochemical exports rose by 35.3% year on year to Singapore dollar (S$) 1.42bn ($1.15bn) in September.

($1 = S$1.24)

By: Nurluqman Suratman

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