28 December 2011 04:22 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Domestic benzene prices in east ?xml:namespace>
Sinopec’s Zhenhai Refining & Chemical Company, located at
The unit, which can produce 440,000 tonnes/year of benzene, is the biggest benzene producer in east
Domestic benzene prices rose by yuan (CNY) 50-100/tonne ($8-16/tonne) from 20 December to (CNY) 7,900-8,000/tonne ex-tank east
However, the trading volume has been light because of the wide price gap between buying and selling ideas, along with the softened downstream demand such as styrene monomer (SM), phenol and aniline segments in the fourth quarter of 2011.
Benzene prices in the rest of
In January and February prices in north and south
($1 = CNY 6.33)
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