in this issue
Aromatics Activity Higher in Europe, Lower in U.S.
11:19 AM MDT | September 29, 2010 | Lindsey Bewley
Aromatics were reported to be mixed, even within the same materials. Exhibit A is U.S. Gulf Coast benzene, where traders report the October contract was agreed at an increase of 6 cts/gal, but spot prices were lower by a hefty 20 cts/gal. Exhibit B is spot toluene and mixed xylenes, where prices for both commodities converged at the same number; however that represented a gain of 10-15 cts/gal for toluene and a loss of about the same for mixed xylenes. Disdaining the spot-market jumble, the October contract for mixed xylenes was rolled from September. Aromatics...
This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.
Forgot your user ID or password?
Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?
Here's why you should be:
100% Satisfaction Guarantee