Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Asian PX & Ethylene markets show uptrend
Asian PX & Ethylene markets show uptrend
07
Feb '13
Paraxylene (PX) prices went up in Asian markets. In S E Asian region, PX prices surged and were assessed in the range of US$ 1700/ton to US$ 1705/ton. In F E Asian market, PX prices were offered at US$ 1680/ton. Prices of PX imported from Taiwanese market went down and were quoted in the range of US$ 1695/ton to US$ 1700/ton.
 
PTA prices remained stable in the Asian region. In S E Asian market, PTA prices stayed steady and were offered in the range of US$ 1195/ton to US$ 1200/ton. In F E Asian market, PTA prices were quoted at US$ 1205/ton. Prices of PTA imported from Taiwanese market remained stable and were assessed in the range of US$ 1200/ton to US$ 1205/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PTA prices stayed stable in the range of RMB 8850/ton to RMB 8900/ton.
 
Ethylene prices showed a mixed trend in Asian markets. In S E Asian market, Ethylene prices went up and were quoted in the range of US$ 1415/ton to US$ 1420/ton. In F E Asian region, Ethylene prices were unchanged at US$ 1350/ton. In the US market, Ethylene prices remained stable and were offered in the range of 63.50 cents/pound to 64.50 cents/pound. Ethylene prices remained steady in the European international and domestic markets, and were assessed at US$ 1510/ton and € 1140/ton, respectively.      
 
MEG markets remained stable in Asia. In S E Asian region, MEG prices were assessed at US$ 1190/ton. In China market, MEG prices stayed steady and were quoted in the range of US$ 1185/ton to US$ 1190/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, MEG prices remained unchanged and were offered in the range of RMB 8810/ton to RMB 8860/ton.
 
In S E Asian region, BG PET Chips prices were stable in the range of US$ 1570/ton to US$ 1600/ton and some deals were discussed in the range of US$ 1560/ton to US$ 1590/ton. In F E Asian market, selling offers were between US$ 1550/ton to US$ 1580/ton. In the Chinese market, BG PET Chips prices were stable at RMB 11500/ton.
 
In Korean market, FG PET Chips prices were stable in the range of US$ 1410/ton to US$ 1430/ton. In Indian market, FOB based prices were quoted in the range of US$ 1420/ton to US$ 1460/ton. In the Chinese market, FG PET Chips prices were steady in the range of RMB 10900/ton to RMB 10950/ton.
 
PSF prices continued to remain stable in Asian markets. In F E Asian market, PSF prices were assessed at US$ 1670/ton. In S E Asian market, PSF selling prices were quoted at US$ 1570/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PSF prices remained 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 stable at RMB 11550/ton, RMB 12900/ton, and RMB 12000/ton, respectively. In export market, offers for POY, DTY, and FDY were unchanged at US$ 1575/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

Textiles | On 29th May 2017

Special package creates 7,50,000 jobs in garment sector

The special garment package of Rs 6,000 crore that was introduced by...

Md Siddiqur Rahman, president, BGMEA, addressing a press conference with other dignitaries. Courtesy: BGMEA

Apparel/Garments | On 29th May 2017

BGMEA asks govt for 5% incentive for 2 years in Budget

The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association...

Textiles | On 29th May 2017

Tintex, Bruckner bring new effects to knitted fabric

The textile company Tintex has joined hands with the system supplier...

Interviews View All

Stefan Warnaar
Peak to Plateau

People are willing to pay for quality and performance

Riddhika Shah
SS Homme

'Worsted wool is the ideal fabric for menswear'

Abhishek Samdaria
Reflete

GST will certainly reduce a lot of paperwork in future

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Eric Scholler
Groz-Beckert

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

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

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

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