US MIBK exports increase 28% year on year for November - ITC

09 January 2014 22:26  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON(ICIS)--US methyl isobutyl ketone (MIBK) exports increased 28% year on year for November, according to data released Thursday by the International Trade Commission (ITC).

Data showed that MIBK exports in November increased to 177 tonnes from 138 tonnes in November 2012.

Venezuela saw exports from the US more than double to 57 tonnes from 20 tonnes in November 2012. Exports to Canada, decreased by 37%, while exports to Costa Rica  increased by 17%.

MIBK imports increased to 1,534 tonnes in November 2013 from 104 tonnes in October of the same year.

By: Andrew Guy Jr
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