TOKYO (AFX-ASIA) – Prices in Japan of gasoline and naphtha, a feed stock for chemical companies, are expected to rise after serious damage from fires to its 140,000-barrel per day refinery in Tomakomai, Hokkaido, owned by Idemitsu Kosan Co Ltd, the second-largest refiner in Japan by volume. Privately owned Idemitsu shut down the refinery on…

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