EU February ECH imports, exports soar - Eurostat

22 April 2014 12:34 Source:ICIS News

LONDON (ICIS)--Epichlorohydrin (ECH) imports and exports between the EU and the rest of the world were both significantly higher in February compared to the same period one year earlier, according to trade data released by European statistics agency Eurostat on Tuesday.

Imports of ECH into the EU from the rest of the world rose sharply to 1,748 tonnes in February.

Exports of ECH from the EU to the rest of the world also increased significantly to 5,868 tonnes in February.

Eurostat import/export data is subject to revision as more detailed information becomes available. EU figures comprise the aggregate of member states data published by Eurostat.

EU figures comprise the aggregate of member states data published by Eurostat.

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


 


 

Import

Export

February 2013


736


1,551

February 2014

1,748

5,868

Change year on year (%)


137%


278%

 

By Iain Packham