Trading firm Vitol bought 75,000 tonnes of light naphtha and full-range naphtha at premiums of around $23/tonne (€17.25/tonne) to Middle East quotes FOB (free on board), traders said.
Japanese trading house ITOCHU purchased 50,000 tonnes of full-range naphtha at Middle East quotes FOB pricing plus $20/tonne, they added.
The loading dates for the light naphtha are on 14-15 September, while the full-range naphtha supplies will be loaded on 16-21 September, traders said.
Previously, KPC sold 25,000 tonnes of full-range naphtha and 24,000 tonnes of light naphtha in the spot market to Anglo-Dutch oil major Shell.
The deal for the cargoes was done at a premium of around $28/tonne to Middle East FOB quotes.
The loading dates for the full-range naphtha are on 23-24 August, while the light naphtha cargo is scheduled for loading on 27-28 August.
($1 = €0.75)