31 July 2012 10:41 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--The spot prices of acetone in ?xml:namespace>
Spot prices slipped by $10-20/tonne (€8-16/tonne) to $960-970/tonne CFR (cost & freight)
Some traders were offloading cargoes these lower prices as they were eager to lock in profit amid an uncertain price outlook, sources said.
However, trading activity slowed as buyers have withdrawn to the sidelines given the recent volatility in crude futures and poor demand from the downstream solvents sector, they added.
($1 = €0.82)
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