Commodities remain thinly traded

May 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;5/21/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 67, p40
Trade Publication
The article reports on the commodity petrochemicals markets. European naphtha cargoes were heard at $683-687 per ton. Tight gasoline supply in the U.S. prevented surplus naphtha cargoes from flowing to Asia, adding to shortages of naphtha spot volumes. Spot ethylene prices are $1,220-$1,250 per ton. A chart showing chemical prices is provided.


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