14 Feb Trade – United Kingdom
England Exports of RDF/SRF grew in 2017 for the seventh consecutive year, but growth has clearly slowed to minimal levels, according to the Environment Agency. The country shipped 3.2 million tonnes in 2017, rising 77,000 tonnes from 2016’s 3.12 million tonnes. The figures show December shipments at 252,499 tonnes, down from 282,202 tonnes in November. Top suppliers were Biffa (31,973 tonnes), N+P Alternative Fuels (31,583 tonnes), Suez Recycling & Recovery (21,351 tonnes), Seneca Environmental Solutions (21,207 tonnes), and Geminor UK (18,891 tonnes). Some 117,097 tonnes were despatched to Netherlands, 53,362 tonnes to Germany, 35,254 tonnes to Sweden, 11,474 tonnes to Latvia, 7,082 to Denmark, 4,966 tonnes to Poland, with the remainder split between Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, France, Greece, Portugal and Spain.