Lotte Chemical Said to Buy Second-Half August Naphtha Cargo
Lotte Chemical Corp. (011170) bought a naphtha cargo for delivery to South Korea in the second half of August, said three traders who participate in the market.
The Seoul-based company purchased 25,000 metric tons earlier this week at a premium of about $4 a ton to Japan prices, the traders said, asking not to be identified because the information is confidential.
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