27 November 2009 17:28 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS news)--Here is Friday's end of day European oil and chemical market summary from ICIS pricing.
CRUDE: January WTI: $75.52/bbl, down $2.44/bbl. January BRENT: $76.59/bbl, down $0.40/bbl.
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NAPHTHA: Open spec spot cargoes were assessed in a $682-688/tonne CIF (cost, insurance and freight) NWE (northwest Europe) range, up $15/tonne CIF NWE on the buy side of the range set earlier in the day. December swaps were pegged at $681-683/tonne CIF NWE. A trader bid in the afternoon at $682/tonne CFR
BENZENE: More December benzene deals were done at $845-860/tonne CIF ARA (
STYRENE: Two December styrene deals were done at $1,050-1,060/tonne FOB (free on board)
TOLUENE: The toluene market closed at $780-800/tonne FOB
MTBE: One trade was reported for MTBE in the afternoon, for 1,000 tonnes at $890/tonne
XYLENES: The paraxylene market remained quiet throughout the day and was unchanged $970-1,000/tonne FOB
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