Absentees stifle markets

October 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;10/8/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 13, p27
Trade Publication
The article reports on the prices of several chemicals during 2007. According to traders, butadiene prices may rise by 20% in Asia due to a decline in the synthetic rubber market. Costs of methyl methacrylate have increased in the U.S. Propylene supply by the U.S. Gulf has been reportedly adversely affected due to Hurricane Humberto in Texas on September 13, 2007.


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