Argentina leads rise in OCTG imports

Sep 26, 2013 | 06:32 PM | Thorsten Schier

Tags  oil country tubular goods, OCTG, August, Argentina, South Korea, India, Vietnam, Ukraine preliminary figures

NEW YORK — Imports of oil country tubular goods (OCTG) spiked more than expected in August, with preliminary data showing inflows of 342,204 tonnes.

That’s up 61.8 percent from 211,479 tonnes imported in July and marks the highest level since May 2012, when 348,464 tonnes were brought ashore, according to the U.S. Commerce Department’s Import Administration.....





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