Benzene at seven-month high

Gibson, Jane
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/8/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 18, p32
Trade Publication
The article presents an update on the market performance of benzene as of May 2006. Spot values of benzene are fluctuating due to volatile crude and gasoline prices. Prices of the aromatic compound increased from $730 per tonne in early January to $800. Lyondell proposed a 45 cent per gallon increase.


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