TITLE

HIGH PRICES IN PETCHEM'S LOW SEASON

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/24/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 29, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the decision of some chemical producers and distributors to hold on to their relatively low-priced product just in case those oil prices climb a little higher in summer 2006. Products coming out of the aromatics chain are facing hikes as feedstock costs jump around on a daily basis, as they react to volatile gasoline and crude. Downstream from ethylene and propylene, polymer sellers are also looking for a price rise in July.
ACCESSION #
21855444

 

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