EU ECH exports fall in July and August - Eurostat

21 October 2013 17:27  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--EU exports of epichlorohydrin (ECH) fell in July and August year on year, according to data from statistics agency Eurostat on Monday.

Epoxy resin exports from the EU fell by 53% in July year on year and by 8% in August over the same period.

Imports into the EU from the rest of the world rose steeply in July 2013, before falling back sharply year on year in August.

EU ECH import and export data by Eurostat (units: tonnes)

Period

Import

Export

July 2012

44

4,896

July 2013

1,861

2,292

Change year on year (%)

4119

-53

August 2012

144

5,348

August 2013

18

4,934

Change year on year (%)

-83.87

-8

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

($1 = €0.73)


By: Mark Victory
+44 208 652 3214



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