30 August 2012 03:50 [Source: ICIS news]
MELBOURNE (ICIS)--US-based acetyls producer Celanese has increased its ethyl acetate (etac) price in Asia for September by $20/tonne (€16/tonne) to $1,020/tonne, regional buyers said on Thursday.
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For butyl acetate (butac), Celanese raised its September price to $1,320/tonne ex-tank, up by $40/tonne from August, the buyers added.
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“The proposed price increases were in line with the higher price indications from
For cargoes loading in September, Chinese etac makers’ offers rose to $930-940/tonne FOB
Mounting upstream n-butanol (NBA) costs boosted producers’ asking prices for bulk butac to $1,260-1,320/tonne FOB
($1 = €0.80)
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