Olefins imports rise in China

Lim, Jeanne; Kovac, Matt
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 57, p14
Trade Publication
The article reports on the performance of Chinese imports of chemicals in January 2007. Ethylene imports increased by 82%, while propylene rose by 117%. Imports of polypropylene increased by 20%, while polyvinyl chloride increased by 18%. However, there was a decline of 41% in imports of butadiene. Information on the performance of the polymer exports from China is also presented.


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