16 August 2013 23:59 [Source: ICIS news]
The DMT price range is unchanged at €973-1,014/tonne ($1,297-1,352/tonne) FD (free delivered) NWE (northwest Europe), according to ICIS.
Monthly paraxylene (PX) increased by €8/tonne to €1,100/tonne from June to July, and rolled over in August.
Despite a $30/tonne increase in Asia, to $1,440/tonne CFR Asia, macroeconomic uncertainty and weak derivative offtake kept European consumers wary this month.
Quarterly methanol rolled over at €390/tonne FOB (free on board) Rotterdam from the second to the third quarter.
($1 = €0.75)
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