Asian naphtha price slump likely to end

December 2006
Chemical Business;Dec2006, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p70
Trade Publication
The article reports on the possible end of the four-month decline in Asian prices of naphtha as demand from petrochemical companies in South Korea increases. The expansion of the ethylene capacity of Yeochun NCC and an increase in imports of GS Caltex Corp. to run a naphtha splitter may also ease the price decline of naphtha.


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