28 February 2013 14:53 [Source: ICIS news]
The duty levied on ethylene, propylene, butylene and butadiene in March will be cut to $131.40/tonne (€99.86/tonne) from $200.30/tonne in February, the government said.
Next month Russian export duty on gasoline and naphtha will be $378.60/tonne, up from $363.00/tonne in February.
The duty on benzene, xylenes and toluene will be $277.60/tonne, up from $266.20/tonne in February.
Russia reviews its export duties on petrochemical products once a month, largely in accordance with changes to its crude oil export duty.
From 1 March, Russian export duty on crude will be $420.60/tonne, up from $403.30/tonne in February.
($1 = €0.76)
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