EU July and August etac imports increase year on year

21 October 2013 16:24  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--Ethyl acetate imports to the EU increased by 96.22% year on year for July and by 25.31% year on year for August, data from the European statistics agency Eurostat showed on Monday.

Meanwhile, exports from the Eu fell by 16.73% year on year for July, and by 57.78% year on year for August (see table).

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

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

Period

Import

Export

July 2012

12,158

1,854

July  2013

23,855

1,544

Change year on year (%)

96.22%

-16.73

August 2012

11,397

4,263

August  2013

14,281

1,800

Change year on year (%)

25.31%

-57.78


By: Jo Pitches
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