28 September 2012 08:22 [Source: ICIS news]
Chlor-alkali producers in
Meanwhile, caustic soda demand was weak as end-users procured cargoes strictly on a need-to basis to cover their immediate requirements, the sources added.
Spot demand from alumina producers in
Liquid caustic soda exports were at 96,879 dry metric tonnes (dmt) in August, 3,889dmt lower than July's figure of 100,768dmt, according to data from China Customs.
Caustic soda export prices were last assessed by ICIS at $450-460/dmt (€346-354/dmt) FOB NE Asia on 21 September, $5/dmt lower week on week.
($1 = €0.77)
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