EU Feb EO exports and imports rise year on year - Eurostat

20 April 2016 10:44 Source:ICIS News

LONDON (ICIS)--EU ethylene oxide (EO) exports to the rest of the world were up 47% year on year in February, while imports also rose by 12%, data from European statistics agency Eurostat showed this week.

Exports totalled 1,235 tonnes in February 2016, compared with the 843 tonnes in February 2015.

Imports were up during the same period, but remain negligible.

EU EO (tonnes)

Imports

Exports

February 2015

626

843

February 2016

703

1,235

Change

12%

47%

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