31 August 2010 09:49 [Source: ICIS news]
According to the buyer involved, the increase represented the better demand and stronger spot levels expected for September.
Another source said an increase was expected for September given the movement on ethylene and current benzene spot levels.
The settlement was made on a free delivered (FD) northwest Europe (NWE) basis.
($1 = €0.79)
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