26 June 2012 04:16 [Source: ICIS news]
MELBOURNE (ICIS)--Taiwan’s state oil refiner CPC Corp has issued a tender to purchase 5,000-10,000 tonnes of methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) for delivery into Kaohsiung or Keelung port in the August-September period, traders said on Tuesday.
CPC’s tender is valid until 29 June.
MTBE is used as an additive to boost octane levels in gasoline.
($1 = €0.80)
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