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Updated to Q4 2016
US prices for mixed xylenes (MX) moved up to their highest point of the year in the fourth quarter, although the market fluctuated significantly within the quarter. Prices initially moved to a yearly high in October following a prolonged period of limited supplies. Participants at the time commented that they did not believe that these increases would prove sustainable as the fourth quarter is a seasonally slow season for most major MX derivatives. Prices came down in November as supply began to stabilise and the seasonal slowdown in derivative demand was felt more strongly by the market. However, prices moved upwards once again in December as fresh supply problems emerged in the US Gulf while OPEC's decision to limit crude oil production pushed crude oil and gasoline prices higher. As the quarter drew to a close, most participants expected further upward movement in MX derivatives, while xylenes prices were also likely to remain supported so long as oil prices remain high.
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