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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...
November 4, 2013
Aromatics markets were mixed on both sides of the Atlantic this week. Spot benzene on the US Gulf was reported higher in a wider trading range, with sellers raising offers by 10...
October 28, 2013
Aromatics prices were lower, with one notable exception. Spot benzene on the US Gulf skidded 25 cts/gal, while mixed xylenes tumbled 65 cts/gal and styrene shed another 2 cts/lb. In...
October 14, 2013
On the US Gulf, both benzene and mixed xylenes slipped 10 cts/gal ,while softening demand for derivatives dropped styrene by 3 cts/lb. In Europe, benzene was said to be lower by...
October 7, 2013
In aromatics, benzene was settled for October on the US Gulf Coast higher by 42 cts/gal, bringing it comparable to prevailing spot levels. Spot benzene dropped a dime, while toluene...
September 30, 2013
Aromatics were reported mixed on the US Gulf Coast, with benzene and styrene flat, toluene down 15 cts/gal but mixed xylenes higher by the same amount. The picture was negative in...
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