Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / P-xylene prices down in Asia & US in previous week
P-xylene prices down in Asia & US in previous week
27
Dec '12
P-Xylene prices went down in Korea due to weak support from the downstream buyers. Prices opened at US$ 1615/ton FOB Korea lower by US$ 10/ton, as compared to the same period of the previous week. During the week, P-Xylene prices were spotted in the range of US$ 1590-1615/ton FOB Korea.
 
In S.E. Asia, P-Xylene prices showed downward trend due to sluggish downstream support. Prices witnessed 1% decline in the market.
 
Nominations for December contract prices of P-Xylene in Asia were in the range of US$ 1590-1620/ton CFR Asia.
 
P-Xylene prices went up slightly in Europe, due to improved market sentiments in the region. Prices were assessed higher by 0.3% w-o-w. Initial European contract prices of P-Xylene were settled at € 1205/ton (US$ 1545/ton) FD NWE. This represents a decline of € 5/ton as compared to the last month.
 
P-Xylene prices declined in US by 1.2% w-o-w. Contract prices for December were settled at the same levels as the last month’s level of 76.5 (cents/lb) (US$ 1686/ton).
 
Click here to receive latest issue of ChemTrend Report.
 
 
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 26th May 2017

Lenzing unleashes new eco-friendly fibre

There's a new eco-friendly fibre on the anvil—Austrian speciality...

Apparel/Garments | On 26th May 2017

Benetton seeks approval for FDI in single-brand retail

Global fashion brand Benetton Group, has sought Indian government's...

Apparel/Garments | On 26th May 2017

Walmart to conduct GST workshops for SME suppliers

With the objective of supporting its small and medium-sized (SME)...

Interviews View All

Md Hanifur Rahman
Aman Group

The level of understanding the job role and organisational requirements...

Mohammad Mamun Ar Rashid
UL VS Bangladesh Ltd

Productivity, creativity and innovation play a vital role in the growth of ...

Krishnanand Tripathi
Textrade International Ltd

We believe in vocational education for entry-level employees, offering...

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

Coating at a fibre level is a practice not usually seen in the...

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo, Rotary Cutting Segment manager, Sandvik Hyperion discusses...

Giorgio Mantovani
Corman S.p.A

Giorgio Mantovani, MD of Corman, with a presence in both Milano and New...

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

Gildan Activewear, a manufacturer and marketer of branded clothing and...

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

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:
May 2017

May 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