Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Asian PSF markets soar; PX decline
Asian PSF markets soar; PX decline
19
Feb '13
Paraxylene (PX) prices declined in Asian markets. In S E Asian region, PX prices went down and were offered in the range of US$ 1715/ton to US$ 1720/ton. In F E Asian market, PX prices were offered at US$ 1695/ton. Prices of PX imported from Taiwanese market surged and were quoted in the range of US$ 1720/ton to US$ 1725/ton.
 
PTA prices remained stable in the Asian region. In S E Asian market, PTA prices remained steady and were quoted 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 steady and were assessed in the range of US$ 1200/ton to US$ 1205/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PTA prices remained unchanged and were offered in the range of RMB 8825/ton to RMB 8875/ton.
 
Ethylene prices remained unchanged in Asian markets. In S E Asian market, Ethylene prices stayed stable and were offered in the range of US$ 1415/ton to US$ 1420/ton. In F E Asian region, Ethylene prices were steady at US$ 1370/ton. In the US market, Ethylene prices went down and were quoted in the range of 61.00 cents/pound to 61.50 cents/pound. Ethylene prices remained steady in the European international and domestic markets, and were assessed at US$ 1510/ton and € 1150/ton, respectively.
 
MEG prices maintained a steady trend in Asia. In S E Asian region, MEG prices were offered at US$ 1185/ton. In China market, MEG prices were stable and were assessed in the range of US$ 1185/ton to US$ 1190/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, MEG prices declined and were offered in the range of RMB 8800/ton to RMB 8825/ton. 
 
In S E Asian region, BG PET Chips prices remained unchanged 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 steady at RMB 11500/ton.
 
In Korean market, FG PET Chips prices kept unchanged in the range of US$ 1410/ton to US$ 1430/ton. In Indian market, FOB based prices were offered in the range of US$ 1420/ton to US$ 1460/ton. In the Chinese market, FG PET Chips prices were stable in the range of RMB 10900/ton to RMB 10950/ton.
 
PSF prices surged in Asian markets. In F E Asian market, PSF prices were assessed at US$ 1690/ton. In S E Asian market, PSF selling prices were offered at US$ 1590/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PSF prices increased and were quoted in the range of RMB 11625/ton to RMB 11675/ton.
 
In the Chinese domestic market, Polyester POY, DTY and FDY prices stayed stable and were offered at RMB 11650/ton, RMB 13000/ton, and RMB 12075/ton, respectively. In export market, offers for POY, DTY, and FDY remained unchanged and were quotedat US$ 1605/ton, US$ 1785/ton, and US$ 1655/ton, respectively.
 
Click here to view and compare daily price trends.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 19th Jan 2017

Union Budget: Textile sector expects excise duty revisions

Excise duty on man-made fibres should be reduced to bring it on par...

Union textiles minister Smriti Irani at the inauguration of IIGF in New Delhi with textiles secretary Rashmi Verma and other dignitaries. Courtesy: PIB

Apparel/Garments | On 19th Jan 2017

Ministry to reimburse apparel exporters for state levies

The textile ministry has received a sum of Rs 500 crore from the...

Apparel/Garments | On 19th Jan 2017

Asahi Kasei to display sustainable fibre at trade shows

Asahi Kasei, specialty Japanese fibre producer, will be displaying...

Interviews View All

Viral Desai
Zenitex Mill Pvt Ltd

Full of green energy

Saket Garg
Garg Corporation

The biggest challenge is lack of skilled workforce and competition from...

Amrit Sethia
SOIE

‘The intimatewear category in India is slowly becoming trend-sensitive.’

Giorgio Mantovani
Corman S.p.A

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

Ashok Desai
Bombay Textile Research Association

Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA) is a leading name in textile...

Kevin Nelson
TissueGen

Kevin Nelson, Chief Scientific Officer, TissueGen discusses the growing...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

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

Bani Batra

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

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

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

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
January 2017

January 2017

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

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


eNEWS
Insights
Subscribe today and get the latest News update in your mail box.
Advanced Search