21 May 2012 11:46 [Source: ICIS news]
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CRUDE: June WTI $91.80/bbl, up 32 cents; July BRENT $107.64/bbl, up 50 cents/bbl
Crude futures continued to trade above the previous close in Asian afternoon trade, but had given back some of its earlier gains. Eurozone debt worries and the possibility of
NAPHTHA: $873.50-875.50/tonne CFR
Open-spec naphtha prices softened amid declines in crude oil, and trade at softer levels amid further downward pressure on cracks spreads.
BENZENE: $1,070-1,075/tonne FOB
Bids for July parcels were heard at $1,065/tonne FOB
TOLUENE: $1,070-1,085/tonne FOB
Prices were range bound amid subdued trade. Buying indications rose towards $1,074/tonne FOB
ETHYLENE: $1,110-1,160/tonne CFR NE Asia, stable
No CFR NE Asia deals were heard while buying interest for June arrival remains at below $1,150/tonne.
PROPYLENE: $1,260-1,290 /tonne CFR NE Asia, stable
Offers/selling indications at $1,300-1,320/tonne CFR NE Asia for second-half June arrival were met with sporadic buying interest at around $1,260/tonne CFR NE Asia.
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