EU November E-SBR imports up, exports down year on year: Eurostat

21 January 2014 13:56 Source:ICIS News

LONDON (ICIS)--EU emulsion styrene butadiene rubber (E-SBR) imports from the rest of the world increased year on year in November, while exports were down compared to the same period one year earlier, data from statistics agency Eurostat showed on Tuesday.

Imports rose by 26%, while exports were down by 21%.

E-SBR import and export data by Eurostat (units: tonnes)

Period

Import

Export

November 2012

3,064

19,229

November 2013

3,874

15,278

Change year on year (%)

26%

-21%

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

By Samuel Smith