NewsFlashAsia benzene falls $70-75/tonne to six-month low

04 June 2012 04:49  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Benzene prices in Asia plunged $70-75/tonne on Monday morning, falling below $1,000/tonne to a six-month low, tracking sharp falls in crude futures, traders said.

Prices were assessed at $980-990/tonne FOB (free on board) Korea, the lowest level seen since 2 December 2011, according to ICIS.

By: Mahua Chakravarty
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