Contracts dominate thoughts

Gibson, Jane
December 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;12/4/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 46, p46
Trade Publication
The article presents an overview of the commodity petrochemical markets as of December 2006. Butadiene prices in Asia fall by more than $100/tonne on weak demand and rising inventories. The first ethylene December-January bi-monthly contracts have been agreed down € 55/tonne at € 845/ tonne FD NWE. European propylene is becoming more balanced with the expectation of ease in prices.


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