TITLE

Numbers slide in thin markets

AUTHOR(S)
Brice, Andy
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;11/27/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 45, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article offers a look at trends in the petroleum chemical industry in 2006. Asian prices rose to $541-543/tonne cost and freight (CFR) Japan on increased demand from northeast Asian end-users. Spot ethylene is drifting downwards now that crackers are coming back after maintenance. Spot prices in Asia eased to $1,060-1,090/tonne CFR northeast Asia for December cargoes, amid cautious trading.
ACCESSION #
23413161

 

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