As 2016 marks another year of rapid expansions with new capacities starting up in the fourth quarter, Asia’s benzene supply has been rising exponentially. China continues to play an integral role as the largest benzene importer in Asia, due to more domestic downstream expansions, which require more feedstock. As a result, Chinese buyers are renewing their calls for domestic market fundamentals to be reflected in the values of benzene imports, by pricing imported cargoes on a CFR China basis.
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