29 August 2007 11:11 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS news)--Most petrochemical stocks in Asia on Wednesday fell in line with declines in the region’s indexes as sub-prime loan woes caused the US stock market to fall overnight.?xml:namespace>
Shares of Japanese companies Mitsubishi Chemical and Mitsui Chemicals fell 2.6% and 2.9% to yen (Y) 1,003 ($8.80) and Y981 respectively, larger than the 1.7% decline in the Topix and Nikkei 225 indexes.
($1 = Y114.39/$1 = HK$7.80/$1 = W940.48/$1 = NT$33.11/$1 = Bt32.87)
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