EU October phthalic anhydride imports decline 12% year on year

19 December 2013 11:08 Source:ICIS News

LONDON (ICIS)--Phthalic anhydride (PA) imports into the EU were down by 11.73% year on year in October, data from European statistics agency Eurostat showed on Thursday.

October PA exports were down by 2.15% year on year.

EU October phthalic anhydride import and export data by Eurostat (units: tonnes)

Period

Imports

Exports

October 2012

2,305

2,027

October 2013

2,034

1,984

Change year on year (%)

-11.73

-2.15

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

By Samuel Weatherlake