Asian naphtha hits peak

Gibson, Jane
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/8/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 18, p32
Trade Publication
The article offers insights on the performance of naphtha in the Asian market as of May 2006. The major factor that influences the energy sector is the continuing political tensions between the U.S. and Iran. The naphtha premium to Brent crude futures was valued at $90 per tonne for June. Asian ethylene prices increased by $100 per tonne in one week.


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