EU S-SBR imports and exports down in February: Eurostat

22 April 2014 11:50 Source:ICIS News

LONDON (ICIS)--The EU’s solution styrene butadiene rubber (S-SBR) imports from the rest of the world fell in February, while exports were also down compared to the same period one year earlier, data from statistics agency Eurostat showed on Tuesday.

Imports decreased by 5%, while exports dropped by 3%.

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

 Period

Imports 

 Exports

 February 2013

 5,128

 9,329

 February 2014

 4,894

 9,059

 Change year on year

 -5%

 -3%

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

By Samuel Smith