EU November VAM imports increase 7% year on year

21 January 2014 14:05  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--Vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) imports into the EU from the rest of the world were up by 7.05% year on year in November, data from European statistics agency Eurostat showed on Tuesday.

Average monthly import volumes for 2013 to date are significantly higher than in 2012.

November VAM exports from the EU were up by 26.40% year on year.

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

Period

Imports

Exports

November 2012

26,117

2,239

November 2013

27,959

2,830

Change year on year (%)

7.05

26.40


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


By: Samuel Weatherlake
+44 20 8652 3214



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