27 July 2012 10:56 [Source: ICIS news]
MOSCOW (ICIS)--The Russian government on Friday announced a downward review of its export duties on petrochemical products in August.
Next month, the duty levied on ethylene, propylene, butylene and butadiene will amount to $68.90/tonne (€55.81/tonne), down from $133/tonne in July, according to the decree signed by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.
From 1 August, the duty levied on benzene, xylenes and toluene is set at $222.10/tonne, down from $243.70/tonne.
($1 = €0.81)
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