Naphtha is used by petrochemical companies for making olefins in steam crackers and as a solvent in chemical industries. Another use is producing high octane gasoline through the catalytic reforming method where it is basically used as feedstock.Naphtha is used for making high octane gas components. It is used for blending into gasoline. It's also widely used as a diluent.Geographically the Middle East is by far the biggest source.
Benzene cyclic hydrocarbon first isolated by Faraday a natural component of crude oil can be produced using different methods Pyrolysis gasoline, coal tar, Catalytic Reforming, Toluene hydrodealkylation, Toluene disproportionation