TITLE

KPC eases its naphtha prices for 12 months

AUTHOR(S)
Darni, Nurul; Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;11/20/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 44, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of Kuwait Petroleum Corp. (KPC) to lower its naphtha contract price for supplies loading from December until November 2007. Some of the naphtha buyers of KPC include Shell Japan, Mitsui Chemicals and Showa Denko. The company's lower contract price is expected to set the tone for other Middle East contract negotiations that are under way.
ACCESSION #
23272139

 

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