Benzene prices in Asia rose in the earlier week due to strong upstream energy rates in the region.
In Korea, average prices soared by US$ 15/ton in the previous week to US$ 870/ton as compared to US$ 855/ton in the week before, up by 1.75 per cent.
In Japan, average prices improved by US$ 10/ton in the last week to US$ 875/ton from US$ 865/ton in the preceding week, an improvement of 1.16 per cent.
In India, average prices went up by 1.15 per cent and were traded at US$ 880/ton in the past week, a jump of US$ 10/ton over the price prevailing at the end of the previous week at US$ 870/ton.
Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India