Benzene prices rose in Asia on Thursday (Jan 8) mainly from higher upstream energy prices and also upstream product prices in the region.
In Korea, prices were assessed at US$ 590/ton on Thursday, higher by US$ 15/ton as compared to the prices on Wednesday (Jan 7).
In Japan, prices were quoted at US$ 595/ton on Jan 8, also up by US$ 15/ton vis-à-vis prices on Jan 7.
In India, prices showed similar upward trend and were offered at US$ 600/ton on Jan 8.
Fibre2fashion News Desk - India