February Benzene Pricing

US February benzene contract price settles 11 cents higher at 264 cents/gal: sources
February 1, 2020

Houston —
The February US benzene contract on Friday settled at 264 cents/gal,

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Chinese Chemical Production Cuts

China chemical production curtailed amid Coronavirus restrictions

Author: Will Beacham


BARCELONA (ICIS)–Disruption in China caused by the coronavirus is hitting domestic chemical production as the Lunar New Year break is extended amid restrictions on movement of goods and people.

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Economic Overview

US Jobs Report, Economic Data Quite Strong

February 10 2020

Dan North Chief Economist North America

A few stats to know about the US jobs report for January 2020

The latest US jobs report was very strong,

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The World Has Changed

The world’s last commercial sailing ship, The Pamir, rounding Cape Horn for the final time in 1949


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Coronavirus Impact on Logistics

How Will Coronavirus Impact the World’s Logistics and Supply Chains?

Here’s the latest on the novel coronavirus outbreak in China, Read more

Manufacturing Growth in January

US Manufacturing Sector Surges Back to Growth in January

A surge of new orders and jump in production pushed activity in the U.S manufacturing sector higher than expected in January.

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Maersk Chinese Update

Operational Update from Maersk:

For the majority of Mainland China, staff and operational status remain the same with Maersk operations including Terminal,

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