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June 2, 2015
An initial European contract price for toluene in June has been fixed at $775/m.t. marking an increase of $34–$35/m.t. over the May fixtures, which were at $740–$741/m.t...
May 1, 2015
Settlements for the European May benzene contract price have been confirmed at $900/m.t., up $170/m.t. over the April contract price, confirming Europe’s position as the...
June 3, 2014
Spot aromatics business was widely different on opposite sides of the Atlantic this week, with prices lower on the US Gulf and higher in Europe. Spot benzene on the US Gulf was...
May 19, 2014
Aromatics were a varied picture on opposite sides of the Atlantic with only nominal and mixed movement on the US Gulf Coast, but spot prices weakened sharply in Europe. Spot benzene...
April 22, 2014
In contrast, aromatics were generally weaker on both sides of the Atlantic, traders report. Spot benzene on the US Gulf slumped 20 cts/gal, while spot toluene eased lower by 5 cts/gal...
April 14, 2014
Spot benzene was higher on both sides of the Atlantic because of rising crude, but smaller volume aromatics could not keep up. On the US Gulf benzene ticked higher 10 cts/gal, but both...
March 31, 2014
Aromatics were reported mixed in thin trading ahead of contract talks. Spot toluene on the US Gulf rose 10 cts/gal, while mixed xylenes declined the same amount. European spot...
March 24, 2014
The only two gainers for the week in aromatics were spot benzene and styrene in Europe, which climbed $30/m.t. and $50/m.t., respectively. In contrast, toluene was said to be lower by...
March 10, 2014
Aromatics contracts prices for March were settled lower on both sides of the Atlantic, traders report. The benchmark benzene contract on the US Gulf Coast slumped 14 cts/gal for March...
March 3, 2014
It was a day or two ahead of contract settlements for aromatics, but spot markets were generally lower on both sides of the Atlantic. Benzene on the US Gulf tacked on 5 cts/gal, but...
February 24, 2014
Spot benzene was reported level on both sides of the Atlantic, while other aromatics were mixed. Toluene on the US Gulf was higher by 5 cts/gal, while mixed xylenes dropped a dime. In...
February 18, 2014
Aromatics were generally softer on both sides of the Atlantic this week. Spot mixed xylenes on the US Gulf Coast gained 10 cts/gal, traders say, while benzene dropped a dime. Business...
February 10, 2014
Aromatics were generally stronger, traders say. February benzene on the US Gulf soared 73 cts/gal confirming that current spot levels are a solid reflection of the market, players...
February 3, 2014
Aromatics were reported mixed. Spot benzene on the US Gulf slumped 25 cts/gal, but toluene ticked higher by 5 cts/gal. In Europe the pattern was reversed, with bezene higher by...
January 28, 2014
Aromatics were just as beaten as olefins. Spot benzene on the US Gulf skidded 10 cts/gal, while toluene declined 5 cts/gal and styrene slipped 3 cts/lb. The descent was more steep in...
January 13, 2014
Aromatics were weaker than olefins, traders say. Spot toluene and mixed xylenes on the US Gulf Coast were lower by 10 cts/gal, but the attention was mostly on benzene and styrene...
January 6, 2014
In aromatics, January benzene on the US Gulf soared 36 cts/gal, but a settlement of that magnitude had been anticipated, players say. The news of the deal drove spot prices down a...
December 16, 2013
Aromatics spot trading was described as uneven. On the US Gulf Coast, toluene ticked lower by just 5 cts/gal, but mixed xylenes, buoyed by the contract roll, rose sharply by 20...
December 9, 2013
The benzene price on the US Gulf was reported done higher by 38 cts/gal, while spot business moved higher by just a nickel. The rest of the aromatics were lower in spot trading...
November 12, 2013
Aromatics were mixed in spot trading on both sides of the Atlantic even as contract levels were agreed lower across the board for November. Benzene on the US Gulf was done down 27...
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