EU May capro exports fall 24% year-on-year - Eurostat

22 July 2014 09:41 Source:ICIS News

LONDON (ICIS)--Exports of caprolactam (capro) from the EU fell by 24% in May year-on-year, data from statistics agency Eurostat showed on Tuesday.

Exports fell amid a heavy capro maintenance period during the second quarter.

Import data was unavailable.

EU capro import/export data from Eurostat (units: liquid metric tonnes)

Period

Export

May 2013

32,194

May 2014

24,624

% change year on year

-23.51

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.

By Mark Victory