16 August 2012 12:15 [Source: ICIS news]
January LLDPE futures, the most actively traded contract on the Dalian Commodity Exchange (DCE), closed at yuan (CNY) 10,015/tonne ($1,575/tonne), up by CNY40/tonne from the previous settlement.
Around 1.86m tonnes of LLDPE or 744,296 contracts for delivery in January 2013 were traded on Thursday, according to DCE data.
US crude settled at $94.33/bbl on Wednesday, up by 0.96% from the previous day.
($1 = €0.81 / $1 = CNY6.36)
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