China’s September toluene imports fall by 48% on month

Source: ICIS News

2018/11/08

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s toluene imports fell by 48% month on month in September, the latest official data showed.

September’s import volume stood at 15,895 tonnes, as compared to 30,535 tonnes in August, the data showed.

March April May June July August September
2017 (tonnes) 21,753 30,627 66,992 60,432 44,907 50,541 31,474
2018 (tonnes) 35,587 23,967 19,877 50,407 16,535 30,535 15,895
year on year change 64% -22% -70% -17% -63% -40% -49%
month on month change 108% -33% -17% 154% -67% 85% -48%

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