Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Asian MEG & PX prices rise; Ethylene steady
Asian MEG & PX prices rise; Ethylene steady
12
Sep '12
Paraxylene (PX) prices increased in Asian markets. In S E Asian region, PX prices surged in the range of US$ 1520/ton to US$ 1525/ton. In F E Asian market, PX prices were assessed at US$ 1520/ton. Prices of PX imported from Taiwanese market increased and were quoted in the range of US$ 1510/ton to US$ 1515/ton.    
 
PTA prices kept unchanged in the Asian region. In S E Asian market, PTA prices continued to be steady in the range of US$ 1075/ton to US$ 1080/ton. In F E Asian market, PTA prices were offered at US$ 1070/ton. Prices of PTA imported from Taiwanese market surged in the range of US$ 1065/ton to US$ 1070/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PTA prices increased in the range of RMB 8225/ton to RMB 8275/ton. 
 
Ethylene prices remained steady in the Asian region.  In S E Asian market, Ethylene prices kept unchanged in the range of US$ 1280/ton to US$ 1285/ton. In F E Asian region, Ethylene prices were assessed at US$ 1300/ton. In the US market, Ethylene prices remained stable in the range of 59.50 cents/pound to 60.00 cents/pound. Ethylene prices were stable in European international and domestic markets at US$ 1380/ton and € 1200/ton, respectively.  
 
MEG prices went up in Asian markets. In S E Asian region, MEG prices surged and were offered at US$ 1080/ton. In China market, MEG prices increased in the range of US$ 1070/ton to US$ 1075/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, MEG prices remained steady in the range of RMB 8250/ton to RMB 8300/ton.
 
In S E Asian region, BG PET Chips prices continued to be steady in the range of US$ 1320/ton to US$ 1350/ton. In F E Asian market, selling offers were around US$ 1300/ton for export goods. In the Chinese market, BG PET Chips prices stayed steady at RMB 10350/ton.
 
In Korean market, FG PET Chips prices were unchanged in the range of US$ 1190/ton to US$ 1230/ton. In Indian market, FOB based prices were quoted in the range of US$ 1230/ton to US$ 1270/ton. In the Chinese market, FG PET Chips prices increased and were assessed in the range of RMB 10175/ton to RMB 10225/ton.
 
PSF prices stayed steady in Asian markets. In F E Asian market, PSF prices were offered at US$ 1535/ton. In S E Asian market, PSF selling offers were assessed at US$ 1435/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PSF prices kept unchanged in the range of RMB 10925/ton to RMB 10975/ton.
 
In the Chinese domestic market, Polyester POY, DTY and FDY prices were stable at RMB 11200/ton, RMB 12600/ton and RMB 11100/ton, respectively. In export market, offers for POY, DTY and FDY remained unchanged and were quoted at US$ 1510/ton, US$ 1695/ton and US$ 1480/ton, respectively.
 
Click here to view and compare daily price trends.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 26th Jun 2017

US initiates probe into PSF imported from 5 nations

The department of commerce of the US has initiated investigations for ...

Textiles | On 26th Jun 2017

USTR announces AGOA review for Rwanda, Tanzania & Uganda

The office of the US trade representative (USTR) has announced the...

Textiles | On 26th Jun 2017

Braskem invests in polypropylene production facility in US

The Board of Directors of Braskem, one of the largest producer of...

Interviews View All

Poojaa Kumar Deepak
Zeven

Zeven's performance sports apparel is designed for the Indian body type,...

Vidhyaa Shankar. S
A Ganapathi Chettiar

'The usage of knits is getting into the boundaries of woven fabrics'

Hannah Lane
Redress

Encouragement from brands will motivate supply chains to become more...

Urs Stalder
Sanitized AG

Urs Stalder, CEO, Sanitized AG, talks about the increasing use of hygiene...

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

About one in every 20 patients picks up an infection while hospitalised....

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

news category


Related Categories:
July 2017

July 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search