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TOCOM ends down after hitting near 4-year high

TOKYO (Jan 17): Benchmark Tokyo rubber futures ended down on Tuesday after hitting a near four-year high earlier on profit-taking and a stronger yen...

Thai floods may cost up to $3.4 bln if they last...

* Chamber says floods may cost 10-15 bln baht if they end in 1-2 weeks * Says no big impact on tourism * Thai economy slowly...

TOCOM rubber hits near 4-year high amid supply worries

TOKYO (Jan 16): Benchmark Tokyo rubber futures hit their highest in nearly four years on Monday as continued rains in Thailand renewed worries about...

TOCOM rubber slips from 4-yr high on profit-taking, but posts weekly...

TOKYO (Jan 13): Benchmark Tokyo rubber futures on Friday snapped a three-day rally, sliding from a near four-year high hit in the previous session,...

[Geofin Comtrade] Daily report on Natural Rubber: January 13, 2017

MARKET BUZZ  Benchmark TOCOM rubber futures snapped a 3-day rally on Friday, falling from a near 4-year high hit the previous day as investors...

Asia LNG prices dip on output; European demand in focus

By Mark TaySINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian spot liquefied natural gas prices fell from a two-year high this week as a production restart in Angola...

[Geofin Comtrade] Daily report on Natural Rubber: January 12, 2017

MARKET BUZZ  Benchmark TOCOM rubber futures rallied to a near four-year high on Thursday, extending gains into a third day, boosted by supply concerns...

EM ASIA FX-Asia FX rise after Trump offers little clarity on...

* Thai baht rises to its highest in nearly 2 months* Asia FX stronger in the wake of Trump's news conference* Dollar slips after...

Oil dips on rising U.S. crude inventories, plentiful global supplies

By Henning Gloystein | SINGAPORE Oil prices dipped on Thursday on the back of rising U.S. crude inventories and plentiful supplies, despite emerging output cuts...

UPDATE 1-Saudi keeps Feb oil exports steady to most buyers in...

A fisherman pulls in his net as an oil tanker is seen at the port in the northwestern city of Duba April 20, 2013....

Asian benzene hits more than 2-year high on prompt China demand,...

The FOB Korea benzene marker surged $102/mt, or 12.4% week on week, to be assessed at a 25-month high of $926/mt Tuesday, amid firm...

First Asian isomer-MX arbitrage cargo of 2017 makes its way to...

A 5,000 mt parcel of isomer-grade mixed xylenes that loaded from Taiwan's Kaohsiung port on Tuesday is the first arbitrage cargo from Asia to...

[Geofin Comtrade] Daily report on Natural Rubber: January 11, 2017

MARKET BUZZ  Benchmark TOCOM rubber futures on Wednesday rose to their highest in nearly 4 weeks, extending gains into a second session as heavy...

Evonik’s Marl and Antwerp butadiene units go offline this month

Evonik's Marl butadiene unit in Germany and its Antwerp facility in Belgium are expected to go offline in January, sources said Friday. Both units are...

[Geofin Comtrade] Daily report on Natural Rubber: January 10, 2017

MARKET BUZZ Benchmark TOCOM rubber futures jumped on Tuesday as an overnight surge in Shanghai futures prompted a flurry of buying at the opening....