Table 13. Rosina: exports from the United States, 1989-93 (tonnes)


1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

Total

1808

1087

1274

1109

820

of which to:






Germany

91

122

35

-

19

Netherlands

30

-

5

-

4

Italy

5

22

17

17

-

UK

-

-

83

-

57

Belgium

-

-

101

-

-

Lebanon

-

-

-

-

95

Pakistan

-

-

-

15

71

Japan

480

428

477

51

258

Singapore

7

1

18

6

22

Thailand

23

11

11

-

-

Philippines

9

8

7

-

27

Canada

116

-

-

-

-

Mexico

78

191

38

706

69

El Salvador

60

15

11

27

-

Panama

5

54

28

32

-

Venezuela

2

80

232

49

35

Peru

10

2

49

32

15

Colombia

36

7

45

-

-

Argentina

-

-

-

-

95

Egypt

750

-

-

-

-

Kenya

-

-

-

139

-

South Africa

-

85

-

-

18

Other countries

106

61

117

35

35

Source: National trade statistics

Note: a Defined as 'gum rosin' [separate from wood rosin and tall oil rosin]

Table 14. Rosina: imports into the European Community, 1987-92 (tonnes)


1987

1988

1989

1990

1991

1992

Total

151986

147897

141961

146075

160354

188036

of which from:







France

672

574

362

544

496

2276

Germany

1254

1551

1835

1405

1782

1989

Netherlands

395

1796

2889

1624

2490

5213

UK

69.

58

215

593

1276

2068

Belgium/Luxembourg

472

407

401

465

1677

3243

Portugal

71875

54442

50219

51654

41551

23142

Spain

509

292

412

457

478

520

Yugoslavia, former

5187

8539

312

-

45

-

Greece

165

91

81

157

302

300

Soviet Union, former

23

347

2894

977

952

303

Russia

ns

ns

ns

ns

ns

942

China, People's Rep. Of

65468

66725

66459

76843

94790

123895

Indonesia

-

404

180

579

4664

10872

Hong Kong

329

1879

161

304

234

1389

USA

763

1303

716

689

799

1110

Mexico

1221

835

585

142

197

73

Honduras

2809

2308

3352

2749

2841

3463

Brazil

101

3045

5941

2063

2708

5009

Argentina

15

42

973

241

76639

-

Venezuela

-

-

66

1316

20

-

South Africa

-

-

-

-

-

81

Other countries

659

3259

3908

3273

2976

1509

of which to:







France

20888

19861

17396

18211

21725

21979

Germany

49069

47425

44833

54487

54553

61053

Netherlands

33644

34025

38023

33445

39564

43811

Italy

16036

13601

12846

12292

15083

15639

UK

15546

18386

14033

13335

11323

12658

Belgium/Luxembourg

2087

1970

2228

3121

3038

5758

Spain

14037

10519

11158

8999

8607

13994

Portugal

12

1410

503

809

3115

8875

Greece

2

-

9

-

-

134

Denmark

329

310

356

184

794

1029

Ireland

336

390

576

1192

2552

3106

Source: Eurostat

Notes:

a Defined as 'rosin obtained from fresh oleoresins' or 'gum rosin' [excludes other types of rosin and rosin derivatives]
ns = Not specified

Table 15. Rosin a: imports into Japan, 1987-93 (tonnes)


1987

1988

1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

Total

71011

82416

78911

60844

74442

68927

75303

of which from:








China, People's Rep. Of b

60473

66399

59589

48328

60697

58046

61755

Taiwan, Prov. of China

-

230

-

-

-

522

630

Indonesiab

3372

5038

9005

3474

5656

4968

8172

Hong Kong

118

200

1022

535

1150

1531

212

Viet Namb

-

-

-

-

300

815

821

New Zealand

1885

1375

1491

1374

1163

845

1003

Portugalb

248

298

263

158

333

333

263

USA

4809

8663

7429

6072

4416

1554

2379

Brazilb

-

36

97

798

634

20

20

Other countries

106

177

15

105

93

293

48

Source: Japan Exports and Imports

Notes:

a Defined as 'rosin' or 'rosin and resin acids' [excludes salts, ester gums and other derivatives]
b Believed to be wholly or mainly gum rosin

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