03 February 2010 03:35 [Source: ICIS news]
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CRUDE: Mar WTI $76.80/bbl down 43 cents/bbl BRENT Mar $75.71/bbl down 35 cents/bbl
Crude futures eased to below $77/bbl on Wednesday morning, following an overnight settlement of $2.80/bbl on strong
NAPHTHA: First-half March open-spec naphtha jumped $14.50/tonne from Tuesday to $698-701/tonne CFR (cost and freight) Japan on Wednesday morning, tracking strong overnight gains in U.S. crude futures which were near $77/bbl. The second-half March naphtha contract was assessed at $693.50-696.50/tonne CFR Japan, while the first-half April contract was pegged at $689.50-692.50/tonne CFR Japan.
BENZENE: Prices moved up in line with hikes in energy values, with bids for March loading heard at $965/tonne FOB
TOLUENE: Sentiment improved as prices neared $900/tonne FOB
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