01 September 2010 12:21 [Source: ICIS news]
According to the producer involved, the increase was primarily driven by a need to recoup raw material increases as well as stronger demand in September.
The producer added that margins in the styrene market remained thin, and there were still some question marks surrounding BASF’s maintenance shutdown in ?xml:namespace>
The contract was settled on a free delivered (FD) northwest Europe (NWE) basis.
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