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Aromatics spot prices mixed

10:38 AM MST | February 4, 2013 | Lindsay Frost

Aromatics contracts were not known to be settled by press time this week. Spot benzene on the US Gulf was reported lower by 10 cts/gal, while spot toluene was said to be higher by the same amount. Mixed xylene had an even better week, rising 20 cts/gal. Spot styrene was indicated to have risen 4 cts/lb, while late-month January contracts were reported higher by the same amount. In Europe, benzene was traded lower in a tightening band, with bids down $40/m.t. but offers lower by $50/m.t. Toluene was down by $20/m.t. while mixed xylenes were higher by the same...

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