Japan's ethylene and its derivatives exports fall 17% in April

Excerpt: In April stood at 164,200 ethylene equivalent ton, or EET, down 16.9% from a month earlier.

In april Japan's ethylene and ethylene derivatives exports stood at 164,200 ethylene equivalent ton (EET) down 16.9% from a month earlier, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry said in a statement.

From a year earlier,The exports were at 20.5% decrease and imports shot up 59.1%.

Meanwhile, Japan's imports of ethylene and ethylene derivatives rose 19.6% from a month earlier to 95,800 EET.