28 September 2011 12:44 [Source: ICIS news]
The country’s naphtha imports for ethylene production amounted to $1.47bn (€1.07bn) in August, up by 21% from July, based on data from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI).
The average price of naphtha was $973.40/tonne in August, a 0.5% decrease from $978.20/tonne the previous month, according to METI.
($1 = €0.73)
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