EU soda ash imports rise steeply in July: Eurostat

21 October 2013 17:55  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--EU soda ash imports from the rest of the world increased significantly in July compared to the same period a year earlier, data from statistics agency Eurostat showed on Monday.

Imports were up by 73%, while exports were down 5%.

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

Period

Import

Export

July 2012

81,017

162,255

July 2013

140,110

153,735

Change year on year (%)

73%

-5%

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


By: Samuel Smith
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