Carbon Black Feedstock Outlook
CARBON BLACK FEEDSTOCK OUTLOOK
Futures prices for the primary carbon black feedstock indices are projected to remain relatively flat throughout the rest of 2014. The Henry Hub natural gas futures price is expected to increase only slightly to $4.70 per MMBTU from the April price of $4.60. Market future prices for 3% Sulfur Fuel Oil are flat throughout 2014 near today’s price of around $89 per barrel.