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Benzene

China announces 25% tariff on US-origin benzene – 10th August – Daily Chemicals Report

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FOB Korea benzene inched lower by $1.33/mt week on week to $874.67/mt Friday, despite a notable increase in inquiries from buyers in China and Taiwan. The bearishness in the market over the week leading up to Friday was largely due to weakness in upstream crude oil, with ICE October Brent crude futures falling $1.49/b week …

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