TITLE

Butadiene contract finally settles

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;4/23/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 63, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article details the price trends at the commodity petrochemicals markets as of April 23, 2007. Second quarter butadiene contracts have been agreed having a rise of €25/tonne, taking rates to a €905/tonne. The market is reported to be tightening due to turnarounds at extraction units and crackers. European propylene rates were unchanged at €870 to 895/tonne making an Asian equivalent of $1,090 to 1,140/tonne. European benzene has been fluctuating and mixed xylene is extremely subdued.
ACCESSION #
24983141

 

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