NewsFlashAsia April benzene hits 20-week low on bearish sentiment

15 March 2013 04:35  [Source: ICIS news]

CHONGQING (ICIS)--Asia’s benzene prices for April cargoes fell to a 20-week low on Friday, with offers for second-half April loading hitting below the $1,300/tonne mark, weighed down by bearish market sentiment, industry players said.

At midday, benzene prices were assessed at $1,283-1,288/tonne FOB (free on board) Korea for second-half April cargoes, according to ICIS.

Author: Ong Sheau Ling

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