24 August 2010 14:11 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Here is Tuesday’s end-of-day ?xml:namespace>
CRUDE: Oct WTI $72.45/bbl, down 64 cents ; Oct BRENT $73.09/bbl, down 53 cents
Crude futures softened on Tuesday, undermined by a stronger US dollar, equity market declines. Further downward pressure was generated by worries over high
NAPHTHA: $662-664/tonne, down $4
BENZENE: $860-865/tonne, down $5
Prices were assessed $5/tonne lower on Tuesday. Any October offers were cited at $875/tonne most of the day before slipping to $865/tonne late in the afternoon. An any November deal was cited at $860/tonne.
TOLUENE: $675-775/tonne, steady
Trade remained thin for toluene. Buying indications for October parcels remained at $755/tonne against selling indications of $770/tonne.
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