Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / PSF prices decline in Asian region; PTA market up
PSF prices decline in Asian region; PTA market up
25
Jan '13
Paraxylene (PX) prices maintained a steady trend in Asian markets. In S E Asian region, PX prices were stable in the range of US$ 1660/ton to US$ 1665/ton. In F E Asian market, PX prices were assessed at US$ 1650/ton. Prices of PX imported from Taiwanese market were steady in the range of US$ 1670/ton to US$ 1675/ton.
 
PTA prices surged in the Asian region. In S E Asian market, PTA prices increased and were quoted in the range of US$ 1170/ton to US$ 1175/ton. In F E Asian market, PTA prices were quoted at US$ 1185/ton. Prices of PTA imported from Taiwanese market decreased and were quoted in the range of US$ 1170/ton to US$ 1175/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PTA prices surged and were offered in the range of RMB 8725/ton to RMB 8775/ton.
 
Ethylene prices stayed stable in Asian markets. In S E Asian market, Ethylene prices were unchanged in the range of US$ 1390/ton to US$ 1395/ton. In F E Asian region, Ethylene prices were quoted at US$ 1325/ton. In the US market, Ethylene prices surged and were offered in the range of 66.50 cents/pound to 67.00 cents/pound. Ethylene prices remained unchanged in European international and domestic markets, and were quoted at US$ 1500/ton and € 1150/ton, respectively.
 
MEG prices were steady in Asia. In S E Asian region, MEG prices were stable and were quoted at US$ 1170/ton. In China market, MEG prices stayed stable in the range of US$ 1165/ton to US$ 1170/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, MEG prices were steady and were quoted in the range of RMB 8750/ton to RMB 8800/ton.
 
In S E Asian region, BG PET Chips prices remained steady in the range of US$ 1550/ton to US$ 1600/ton, and some deals were discussed in the range of US$ 1540/ton to US$ 1580/ton. In F E Asian market, selling offers were between US$ 1520/ton to US$ 1560/ton. In the Chinese market, BG PET Chips prices remained steady at RMB 11150/ton.
 
In Korean market, FG PET Chips prices remained stable in the range of US$ 1430/ton to US$ 1450/ton. In Indian market, FOB based prices were quoted in the range of US$ 1440/ton to US$ 1480/ton. In the Chinese market, FG PET Chips prices were steady in the range of RMB 10875/ton to RMB 10925/ton.
 
PSF prices went down in Asian markets. In F E Asian market, PSF prices were quoted at US$ 1670/ton. In S E Asian market, PSF selling prices were offered at US$ 1570/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PSF prices were unchanged and were quoted in the range of RMB 11575/ton to RMB 11625/ton.
 
In the Chinese domestic market, Polyester POY, DTY and FDY prices were unchanged at RMB 11575/ton, RMB 12900/ton and RMB 12000/ton, respectively. In export market, offer prices of POY, DTY and FDY declined and were quoted at US$ 1585/ton, US$ 1755/ton and US$ 1630/ton, respectively.         
 
Click here to view and compare daily price trends.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Indian govt approves special package for leather, footwear

Textiles | On 16th Dec 2017

Indian govt approves special package for leather, footwear

The Union Cabinet chaired by PM Narendra Modi has approved a special...

EU parliament resolution calls for Cambodia sanctions

Apparel/Garments | On 16th Dec 2017

EU parliament resolution calls for Cambodia sanctions

Following the ongoing crackdown in Cambodia on the opposition and...

Affordable prices to be hit if US pulls out of NAFTA: NRF

Apparel/Garments | On 16th Dec 2017

Affordable prices to be hit if US pulls out of NAFTA: NRF

US retailers’ ability to offer consumers quality products at...

Interviews View All

Rajiv Sirohi
Shara

‘Portugal is taking away a major share of the mill made sector.’

Abhishek Ganguly
Puma India

‘As a brand, Puma is always looking for new and innovative ways to inspire ...

Top executives
Textile industry

The foremost issue is bridging the skill gap

Rikesh Mistry

Jupiter Comtex Pvt Ltd, established in 1973, started its textile machinery ...

Harsh Shah

Established in 1956 with a small beginning, Embee today manufactures a...

Harmeet Singh

New Delhi-based Jogindra Industries Private Limited provides an assortment ...

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

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

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

Sidwin Fabric is a manufacturer and exporter of polypropylene textiles and ...

Aditi Somani
Aditi Somani

Aditi Somani specialises in luxury fusion wear with international cuts and ...

Akta Adani
India Boulevard

India Boulevard is a San Francisco-based curated fashion marketplace that...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

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

December 2017

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

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes
68.1%
No
13.8%
Skip
18.1%

Total Votes: 94

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes
62.8%
No
29.8%
Skip
7.4%

Total Votes: 94

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes
87.2%
No
9.6%
Skip
3.2%

Total Votes: 94

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.

Active Poll

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes
81.9%
No
8.5%
Skip
9.6%

Total Votes: 94


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