IHS Chemical Week


Aromatics spot prices mixed

1:32 PM MDT | April 14, 2014 | Lindsay Frost

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 toluene and mixed xylenes dropped a dime. Spot styrene is said to have slipped 2 cts/lb. The last current contract was settled with mixed xylenes being agreed lower by 11 cts/gal. In Europe, spot benzene had a bigger bump, rising $40/m.t. while toluene, mixed xylenes, and styrene all slipped by the same amount, traders say. Methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) continued to oscillate in a...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers

 

 

 













 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa