China benzene to enjoy gains, but minimal ones

November 2010
ICIS Chemical Business;11/22/2010, Vol. 278 Issue 18, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports that the prices of benzene are expected to rise in China in November 2010, while the gains may remain minimal.


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