TITLE

SBR prices to rise on tight supply

AUTHOR(S)
Allen, Nicolette
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/25/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 36, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers an outlook of the styrene butadiene rubber (SBR) market in Europe for the fourth quarter of 2006. SBR contracts look set to rise on the back of high feedstock costs and tight supply. Sellers are targeting a €100/ton ($127) hike on the third quarter settlement, and although buyers say that such a rise is unrealistic, they concede that increases will be seen. Consumers admit that they are likely to agree to an increase of €40-60/ton.
ACCESSION #
22670008

 

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