TITLE

Naphtha keeps climbing

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;11/5/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 17, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to the chemical industry. Japan's largest benzene producer Nippon Oil Corp. has settled its Asian contract price (ACP) $50/tonne higher for November 2007 following efforts to widen the spread between high naphtha and benzene values. Methanex has raised its November Asian Posted Contract Price (APCP) for methanol to $620/tonne. Crude glycerin supply in the U.S. has tightened owing to throttled biodiesel production rates and increased demand.
ACCESSION #
27407249

 

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