TITLE

Oil and outages bump up prices

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;8/14/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 31, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the performance of the chemical industry worldwide. Prices of naphtha in Asia fell as crude oil weakened. Supply of ethylene in Europe is still tight and producers are holding on to material ahead of the heavy shutdown period. Butadiene demand remains healthy in Europe and prices abroad are firm. A fairly active European market has seen plenty of benzene trade.
ACCESSION #
23158536

 

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