01 October 2012 10:53 [Source: ICIS news]
There is no information of when operations at the MA plant will resume and investigations of the explosion is ongoing, the source said.
At the moment, although there are some MA stocks in their inventory, shipping activity for all products has been suspended on the back of the explosion. Hence, MA cargoes will not be available to its customers, the source added.
A separate producer said it received a few enquiries from traders on Monday for cargoes of 50-100 tonnes to
Spot MA prices were assessed at $1,740-1,780/tonne (€1,357-1,388/tonne) CFR (cost & freight) southeast (SE) Asia in the week ended 28 September, while September contract prices of MA were assessed at yen (Y) 150-190/kg DEL (delivered) Japan, according to ICIS data.
($1 = €0.78)
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