These are the latest HMRC export figures for May 2023 for PE-based plastics – commodity code 391510. Only destinations of more than 1,000 tonnes per month are included.
Exports were down a little in May to 23,031 tonnes in total compared to April’s 23,540 tonnes.
Although exports have shown a small decline since reaching a 2023 high of 24,307 tonnes, they still remain much better than 19,327 tonnes in February and 17,243 tonnes in January.
With 54%, the European Union remains the majority destination, and this was largely similar in April. Turkey remains the largest single destination.
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