EU perchloroethylene July, August exports fall significantly

21 October 2013 14:18  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--Perchloroethylene exports from the EU to the rest of the world fell significantly in both July and August while imports rose year on year, according to Eurostat data on Monday.

In July 2013, exports from the EU to the rest of the world decreased by 14.51% and in August dropped 65.54%.

In July 2013, imports from outside the region into the EU were negligible but rose significantly year on year in both months.

EU Perchloroethylene Import and export data by Eurostat (units: tonnes)

Period

Import

Export

July 2012

2

4,618

July 2013

8

3,948

Change year on year (%)

290

-14.51

August 2012

4

5,826

August 2013

27

2,008

Change year on year (%)

613.16

-65.54


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


By: Stefan Naidu
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