EVENING SNAPSHOT - Europe Markets Summary

Source: ICIS News

2018/09/14

LONDON (ICIS)--Europe evening snapshot Friday 14 September 2018.

Product Latest Previous Change Brent November 78.75 78.18 0.57 WTI October 69.58 68.59 0.99 Naphtha 688.00 689.00 -1.00 Benzene 820.00 835.00 -15.00 Styrene 1,275.00 1,292.50 -17.50

CRUDE: Up sharply after a sell-off on Thursday; upside potential was capped by a stronger US dollar.

NAPHTHA: Down on softer crude; weaker fundamentals as the domestic market lengthens.

BENZENE: Moved down on length, weaker sentiment.

STYRENE: Subdued market.

The snapshot is compared with the previous evening. Chemicals prices are the mid-point of a range in $/tonne.