EU EG imports fall in November, exports rise

21 January 2014 14:53  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--Imports of ethylene glycol (EG) into the EU fell substantially year on year in November 2013 compared with the same month in 2012 while exports rose, data from statistics agency Eurostat showed on Tuesday.

Imports dropped by 26% to 41,157 tonnes while exports were up by 28% to 10,390 tonnes.

EG Import and export data by Eurostat (units: tonnes)

Period

Import

Export

Month 2012

55,954

8,137

Month 2013

41,157

10,390

Change year on year (%)

-26

28

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


By: Stefan Naidu
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