30 November 2009 10:01 [Source: ICIS news]
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CRUDE: Jan WTI $76.47/bbl, up 42 cents/bbl ; Jan BRENT $77.59/bbl, up 41 cents/bbl
Crude futures gained ground on Monday afternoon in
NAPHTHA: First-half January open-spec naphtha was assessed at $725.00-726.00/tonne CFR (cost and freight) Japan, up around $28-29/tonne to new 13-month highs although there were no trades. Last Friday, notional assessments for naphtha had fallen sharply during Asian trading as worries over Dubai's debt depressed crude prices. The second-half January open-spec naphtha contract was valued at $718.00-719.00/tonne CFR Japan. The first-half February contract valued at $712.00-713.00/tonne CFR Japan.
BENZENE: Buy-sell indications for February parcels were cited at $850-890/tonne FOB (free on board)
TOLUENE: Asian toluene discussions firmed on the back of higher crude values, with bids for January and February cited at $825/tonne FOB
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