LONDON (ICIS)--Europe evening snapshot Friday 10 August 2018.
CRUDE: Up on Iran sanctions and weakening Venezuelan output.
NAPHTHA: Up slightly following crude.
BENZENE: Market very quiet, with no fresh bids. September remains in contango.
STYRENE: Trading was subdued after a week of reasonable activity for August; there were more offers than bids, with some business done on a P&C basis.
The snapshot is compared with the previous evening. Chemicals prices are the mid-point of a range in $/tonne.