China sulphuric acid imports down slightly in May year on year

26 June 2014 20:27 Source:ICIS News

LONDON (ICIS)--Sulphuric acid imports to China from the rest of the world showed a minor decrease of 0.77% in May year on year, according to customs data from Global Trade Information Services (GTIS) released this week.

Sulphuric acid imports totalled 116,599 tonnes in May, down by 901 tonnes year on year from 117,500 tonnes in May  2013. 

China Sulphuric Acid Imports - year on year (tonnes)

 

May 2013

May 2014

South Korea

86,314

105,011

Philippines

0

9,615

North Korea

700

1,285

Taiwan

956

665

US

11

21

Japan

29,518

1

Germany

2

0 .756

China

0

0.276

Belgium

0

0.051

UK

0.018

0

TOTAL

117,500

116,599

Data from Global Trade Information Services (GTIS) 

By Julia Meehan