In 2016, Eastern Europe, including Turkey, imported 4 million tons of ethylene polymers from other regions, primarily Western Europe, Middle East and Asia-Pacific. Import volume in 2016 was up 5% from 2015. Continue reading
In 2016, Latin America, including Mexico, imported 4 million tons of ethylene polymers from other regions, primarily North America. Import volume was down 3% from 2015. Continue reading
In 2016 the Asia-Pacific region imported over 12 million tons of ethylene polymers from sources outside the region. This was an increase of roughly 9% from 2015. Continue reading
Each of these 50-page monthly Reports has the latest government statistics for each country, published as soon as available. You see how trading partners, volumes, prices and trends differ for each country’s:
- imports and exports of LDPE, LLDPE, HDPE, EVA, polypropylene, propylene copolymers, general purpose polystyrene, expandable polystyrene, ABS, SAN, PVC and PET
- recycle PE, PP, PS, PVC and PET imports and exports
- imports and exports of key plastic products, including polyethylene bags, PE and PP film/sheet and PVC Floor/Wall Coverings
ITP’s Yearend 2016 World Trade Reports give you a clear understanding of the world’s trade in 2016. You see the volume and growth of imports into all markets , exports from all supplying countries, and changes in trade between regions.
The shale gas revolution has dramatically impacted global trade flows in these products. ITP’s World Trade Reports show you how imports into and exports from every country and region are changing as a result.
ITP’s unique World Trade Matrixes are now freely available in a full, fixed-position, Excel format that gives subscribers the ability to customize world trade data any way they choose. With all importing and exporting countries always in the same column and row positions, subscribers can aggregate countries and regions, add together Matrixes for different products, create monthly Matrixes from the year to date data, and more.
In 2016, Western Europe imported almost 4 million tons of ethylene polymers from sources outside the region. Imports increased by 14% from the prior year. Continue reading
In 2016 Africa imported over 2.4 million tons of ethylene polymers from sources outside the region. This was down 1% from the prior year. Continue reading
Iran exported 2.7 million tons of ethylene polymers in 2016, up 19%, and 190,000 tons of propylene polymers, down 10%. Continue reading