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PX, PTA & PSF prices decline, ethylene stable
Jun '11
Paraxylene Asian market went down to around US$ 1395/ton. In S E Asian region, price was quoted in between US$ 1400/ton and US$ 1405/ton. In the F E Asian market, price hovered in the range of US$ 1395/ton to US$ 1405/ton. In Chinese market, price went down to US$ 1400/ton.

In S E Asia, sentiments in PTA market declined to US$ 1145/ton. In Chinese market, PTA trading price hovered around RMB 9000/ton but offer price hovered in between RMB 9000/ton to RMB 9050/ton. In Asian market, PTA price remained range bound in between US$ 1145/ton to US$ 1150/ton. Speculators held their buying offers and adopted stance of wait and watch.

Ethylene price remained stable at US$ 1105/ton in S E Asian market. In F E Asian market price was in the range of US$ 1095/ton to US$ 1105/ton. In European international and domestic market, price remained around US$ 1355/ton and € 890/ton, respectively. In U.S.A market selling offer for Ethylene was in the range of 57 cents/pound to 58 cents/pound.

MEG market remained weak in S E Asian region; price hovered mainly in the range of US$ 1235/ton to US$ 1245/ton. In Indian markets, price of MEG rose to around US$ 1230/ton to US$ 1245/ton and in Chinese market, MEG price stood in the range of RMB 9400/ton to RMB 9450/ton.

BGPET Chips price remained stable in S E Asian region and was between US$ 1625/ton to US$ 1635/ton. In F E Asian markets, selling offers were around US$ 1620/ton for exportable goods. In Chinese market BG PET Chip was at RMB 12100/ton.

FGPET Chips prices in Korean markets remained stable around US$ 1540/ton to US$ 1560/ton and in Indian market; it was assessed in the range of US$ 1570/ton to US$ 1590/ton. In Chinese market FG PET Chip was at RMB 11750/ton to RMB 11850/ton.

PSF price declined in global market; offers hovered around US$ 1845/ton to US$ 1855/ton. In S E Asian market, PSF offers were around US$ 1850/ton. In Chinese domestic market, PSF offers declined to RMB 12700/ton.

Polyester yarn markets in Chinese domestic market continued to slip. Offers for FDY and POY were at RMB 13700/ton and RMB 13900/ton, respectively down by RMB 50/ton. Selling offers for DTY were around RMB 15800/ton. In export market, offers for POY, FDY and DTY were respectively at US$ 1870/ton, 1825/ton and US$ 2120/ton.

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