Aromatics climb as olefins stutter

November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 43, p32
Trade Publication
The article provides an overview of global trends in the chemicals market as of November 13, 2006. Prices of xylene start to rebound in Asia, while pressure mounts in the Chinese methanol market. The butadiene spot market in Europe remains flat, with no buying activity reported. The Asian styrene market stays on the uptrend because of tight regional supply.


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