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PX, PTA & MEG trends up, PSF down
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Mar '12
Paraxylene (PX) price increased drastically in Asian markets. In S E Asian market, PX prices were in the range of US$ 1685/ton to US$ 1690/ton. In F E Asian region, PX prices were in between US$ 1675/ton to US$ 1685/ton. PX imported from Taiwanese market was quoted at around US $ 1685/ton.

In Asian markets, PTA price inclined up. In F E Asian and S E Asian region, PTA prices were in between US$ 1200/ton to US$ 1210/ton. PTA imported from Taiwanese market was quoted around US$ 1205/ton. In Chinese domestic market, PTA price was around RMB 9100/ton to RMB 9175/ton.

In S E Asian market, Ethylene price increased to US$ 1390/ton. In F E Asian market, price was in the range of US$ 1385/ton to US$ 1390/ton. In U.S.A market, ethylene price was in the range of 68.25 cents/pound to 68.75 cents/pound. In European market Ethylene offers were in the range of US$ 1650/ton to US$ 1675/ton. In European domestic market price was around € 1300/ton.

MEG prices increased in S E Asian markets and were offered in the range of US$ 1085/ton to US$ 1090/ton. In Chinese domestic market, MEG price was in the range of RMB 8150/ton to RMB 8350/ton. In Chinese domestic market, MEG offer prevailed around US$ 1090/ton to US$ 1095/ton.

In S E Asian region, BG PET Chips price was stable in the range of US$ 1645/ton to US$ 1655/ton. In F E Asian markets, selling offers were around US$ 1655/ton for export goods. In Chinese market, BG PET Chip was offered at RMB 11850/ton.

In Korean markets, FG PET Chips price was in the range of US$ 1550/ton to US$ 1560/ton and in Indian market, FOB based price was assessed in the range of US$ 1545/ton to US$ 1550/ton. In Chinese market, FG PET Chip hovered at RMB 11100/ton to RMB 11300/ton.

PSF market declined in N Asian region. Price was in the range of US$ 1665/ton to US$ 1675/ton. In S E Asian market, PSF offers were in the range of US$ 1570/ton to US$ 1575/ton. In Chinese domestic market, PSF offers were around RMB 11650/ton to RMB 11750/ton.

Price of Polyester POY was stable in Chinese domestic market. POY price was around RMB 11900/ton. FDY and DTY selling offers were at RMB 12250/ton to RMB 13300/ton, respectively. In export market, offers for POY, FDY and DTY were at US$ 1625/ton, US$ 1660/ton and US$ 1805/ton, respectively.

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