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Refining margins slightly contracted WoW but were still stable. Upwardly adjusted oil demand forecasts are positive.
The Lunar New Year holiday led to corrections of major synthetic resins but the corrections will be limited given scheduled maintenance and solid demand.
Benzene chain strength (BPA, MDI, caprolactam) to continue. Kumho Petrochemical and Capro offer a good entry point.