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Aromatics prices differ in North America and Europe

1:30 PM MDT | October 1, 2012 | Lindsay Frost

Aromatics were mostly quiet, but with some divergence between North America and Europe. Spot benzene on the US Gulf Coast gained 20 cts/gal, sources say. Toluene offers rose 25 cts/gal, but bids only gained 15 cts/gal in a much wider trading band. In contrast, the leading aromatics in Europe were lower, but spot benzene was down by $70/m.t., and toluene lower by $40/m.t. Methyl tert-butyl ether was said to be off...

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