European market out to lunch

Gibson, Jane
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/19/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 24, p46
Trade Publication
The article provides an update on the market performance of the chemical industry globally. Open spec spot naphtha cargoes in Europe were assessed in a $589-590/ton of NWE range. In Asia, a 25,000 ton open-spec naphtha parcel, for second-half August, was sold at $623/ton CFR Japan. The market closed at $624-625/ton. Numbers had inched up on the previous day due to firmer crude oil. INSET: METHANOL MAYHEM PROLONGS Q3 DISCUSSIONS.


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