TITLE

Snug acetic acid hits high

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Helen; Brice, Andy
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;1/29/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 51, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on prices of spot acetic acid in Asia, which have reached a one year high. Some sellers claim that prices are being held up by tightness, robust demand from new downstream purified terephthalic acid (PTA) capacities in China and pent up cost pressure from elevated methanol prices upstream in 2006. In January 2007, prices were reported at around $610 to 635 per ton.
ACCESSION #
23977818

 

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