Benzene heads contract haul

June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/5/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 22, p30
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increase in the price of benzene. The hike followed weeks of rising spot prices. The settlement followed news that a European producer and a large consumer had agreed the June 2006 first paraxylene contract, with prices edging up in May. Meanwhile, Europe's first orthoxylene contract saw numbers rise.


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