Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Benzene trends slip in Asia & US, rise in Europe last week
Benzene trends slip in Asia & US, rise in Europe last week
17
Jul '14
Benzene prices showed downward trend in Asia and US, while they went up in Europe last week.
 
In Korea, Benzene prices went down last week due to bearish upstream energy prices coupled with lower upstream product prices. In the early days of the week, prices were at US$ 1365/ton, lower by US$ 45/ton as compared to the same period of its previous week. Prices were assessed in the range of US$ 1365-1385/ton FOB Korea.
 
In Japan, Benzene prices showed similar trend as in Korea in the week under review. Speculators assessed the spot prices of Benzene in the range of US$ 1370-1390/ton CFR Japan.
 
In India, Benzene prices showed similar trend as Korea and Japan last week. Benzene prices were spotted in the range of US$ 1375-1395/ton CFR India.
 
In Europe, Benzene prices went up slightly last week due to strong buying interest. Buying activities increased in the region. In the initial days last week, prices were at US$ 1485/ton, higher by US$ 15/ton as compared to the same period of the previous week. Prices were spotted in the range of US$ 1470-1485/ton FOB Rotterdam, during the week.
 
In US, Benzene prices showed similar trend as in Asia. Prices were assessed in the range of 500-520 (cents/gallon) FOB US.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Business wire

Textiles | On 28th Jul 2017

Taiwan launches new products at Outdoor Retailer show

The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) hosted the...

Textiles | On 28th Jul 2017

Clariant, Huntsman present update on planned merger

Clariant and Huntsman Corporation have presented a first update on...

Fashion | On 28th Jul 2017

Kering’s first half consolidated revenue up 28.2%

Kering has announced a consolidated revenue of €7,296.2 million for...

Interviews View All

Arvind Saraf
Triveni Sarees

e-Commerce is still evolving fast with constant flux and surprises

Md Hanifur Rahman
Aman Group

The level of understanding the job role and organisational requirements...

Headhonchos
Indian fashion industry

Cotton consumption will keep growing in the Indian fashion industry

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner

Silke Brand-Kirsch, executive partner of Schlegel und Partner, a leading...

Eamonn Tighe
Nature Works LLC

Eamonn Tighe, Fibres and Nonwovens - Business Development Manager of...

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Sanjukta Dutta
Sanjukta's Studio

<b>Sanjukta Dutta</b> creates unique garments by clubbing prints of...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Prathyusha Garimella
Prathyusha Garimella

Hyderabad-based designer <b>Prathyusha Garimella</b> is known for blending ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

July 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes
61.1%
No
22.2%
Skip
16.7%

Total Votes: 18

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes
33.3%
No
44.4%
Skip
22.2%

Total Votes: 18

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes
83.3%
No
5.6%
Skip
11.1%

Total Votes: 18

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.

Active Poll

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes
50.0%
No
11.1%
Skip
38.9%

Total Votes: 18


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X