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US 2015 PET imports up in volume, down in value
HOUSTON, February 5, 2016 (PCW) -- US imports of packaging-grade PET were 1% higher in 2015 than 2014 but were 15.6% lower in value, the latest USA Trade Online data show.
PET imports in 2015 were 593,424 metric tons and 587,159 MT in 2014. They were valued at $695.5 million last year and $824.3 million in 2014.
For December 2015, PET imports were 42,234 MT valued at $44.9 million, and in December 2014 were 44,000 MT valued at $62.7 million. -- Xavier A. Cronin