US weekly propylene stocks drop by 3.5%

31 March 2010 19:56  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS news)--US propylene inventories fell by 3.5% in the week ended 26 March from a week earlier, the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) said on Wednesday.

Propylene stockpiles last week stood at 2.178m bbl, which was down by 23% from 2.829m bbl in the week ended 27 March 2009, according to EIA data.

Non-fuel use propylene, as defined by the EIA, is intended for petrochemical manufacturing, including polymer and chemical-grade propylene.

US weekly non-fuel use propylene inventories – m bbl (EIA)

26 Mar

19 Mar

12 Mar

05 Mar

26 Feb

2.178

2.257

2.185

2.147

2.513

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By: William Lemos
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