China benzene imports rose 15% in Sep month on month

Author: Clive Ong


SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Imports of benzene into China came in at 193,068 tonnes in September, according to China customs data.

This was around 15% higher than August’s number of 168,084 tonnes.

Benzene is a base chemical used to make other chemicals like styrene, phenol and caprolactam.