TITLE

Spot values vary in slowing trade

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/22/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 20, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the spot values of several petrochemicals as of May 18, 2006. Naphtha prices in Asia gas eased by almost 3%, undermined by the weakness in the crude and gasoline markets. Asian benzene prices are around $820-835/tonne fob Korea. Methanol has traded at €243/tonne fob Rotterdam, the Netherlands. MTBE prices came off hard as gasoline numbers fell. Spot values dropped to $700-725/tonne.
ACCESSION #
21070737

 

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