18 February 2013 12:00 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS)--Here is Monday’s midday European oil and chemical market summary from ICIS.
CRUDE: March WTI: $95.60/bbl, down 26 cents/bbl. April BRENT: $117.80/bbl, up 14 cents/bbl
Prices were little changed in quiet trading due to the US Presidents Day holiday.
BENZENE: $1,385-1,400/tonne, up $5/tonne
February opened higher this morning, supported by Brent gains, although the Asian market saw some weakness earlier in the day. March was wider at $1,380-1,410/tonne.
STYRENE: $1,700-1,730/tonne, steady
February was quiet and the range was unchanged so far this morning, as players focused on the forward month. March remains in contango, as offers edged up from last week’s close to $1,765/tonne. April was valued $10/tonne higher than March.
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