EU November acetic acid imports decrease 44% year on year

21 January 2014 14:04  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--Acetic acid imports into the EU from the rest of the world were down by 44.43% year on year in November, data from European statistics agency Eurostat showed on Tuesday.

The November import total is lower than for any previous month in 2013, while the November 2012 total is higher than the average monthly import volume for that year.

November acetic acid exports from the EU were up by over 100% year on year.

EU November acetic acid import and export data by Eurostat (units: tonnes)

Period

Imports

Exports

November 2012

71,762

1,677

November 2013

39,880

4,548

Change year on year (%)

-44.43

171.22

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


By: Samuel Weatherlake
+44 20 8652 3214



AddThis Social Bookmark Button

For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.

Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.

Printer Friendly