Samsung Total Said to Buy Naphtha Cargo for April Delivery

Samsung Total Petrochemicals Co. bought a naphtha cargo for delivery in the first half of April to South Korea, according to two traders who participate in the market.

The company paid a premium of about $40 a metric ton to Japan benchmark prices, the people said, asking not to be identified because the information is confidential.

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