IHS Chemical Week

Spot Olefins Active in U.S., Slow in Europe

1:03 PM MDT | October 13, 2010 | Lindsey Bewley

Crude oil prices retreated slightly from recent highs, traders report, and the leading petrochemicals were relatively quiet, but secondary and intermediate markets were actively catching up to where the high-volume materials have run over recent weeks. West Texas Intermediate shed $1.22/bbl to $81.60/bbl while Brent crude slipped $1.17/bbl to $83.20/bbl. Natural gas on the Henry Hub tacked on 17 cts/million Btu to $3.68/million Btu. Meanwhile, U.S. feedstocks were up. Ethane gained 2 cts/gal, propane added a nickle and butane tacked on a dime. Naphtha was up...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


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 © 2015 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