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Ethylene prices show mixed trend in Asian markets
04
Apr '13
Paraxylene (PX) prices surged in Asian markets. In S E Asian region, PX prices moved up and were offered in the range of US$ 1470/ton to US$ 1475/ton. In F E Asian market, PX prices were assessed at US$ 1450/ton. Prices of PX imported from Taiwanese market remained stable and were quoted in the range of US$ 1395/ton to US$ 1400/ton.
 
PTA prices moved up in the Asian region. In S E Asian market, PTA prices went up in the range of US$ 1060/ton to US$ 1065/ton. In F E Asian market, PTA prices were quoted at US$ 1060/ton. Prices of PTA imported from Taiwanese market remained stable and were offered in the range of US$ 1035/ton to US$ 1040/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PTA prices inched up and were offered in the range of RMB 7775/ton to RMB 7825/ton.
 
Ethylene prices showed a mixed trend in Asian markets. In S E Asian market, Ethylene prices were quoted in the range of US$ 1340/ton to US$ 1345/ton. In F E Asian region, Ethylene prices were assessed at US$ 1220/ton. In the US market, Ethylene prices moved up and were offered in the range of 62.00 cents/pound to 62.50 cents/pound. Ethylene prices remained unchanged in the European international and domestic markets, and were offered at US$ 1400/ton and € 1095/ton, respectively.  
 
MEG prices increased in Asia. In S E Asian region, MEG prices were offered at US$ 1005/ton. In the Chinese international market, MEG prices remained unchanged and were quoted in the range of US$ 980/ton to US$ 985/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, MEG prices stayed steady and were quoted in the range of RMB 7200/ton to RMB 7250/ton.
 
In S E Asian region, BG PET Chips prices remained steady in the range of US$ 1500/ton to US$ 1550/ton and some deals were discussed in the range of US$ 1500/ton to US$ 1530/ton. In F E Asian market, selling offers were stable between US$ 1390/ton to US$ 1450/ton. In the Chinese market, BG PET Chips prices remained stable and were offered at RMB 10,000/ton.
 
In Korean market, FG PET Chips prices remained stable in the range of US$ 1240/ton to US$ 1260/ton. In Indian market, FOB based prices were steady in the range of US$ 1280/ton to US$ 1310/ton. In the Chinese market, FG PET Chips prices increased in the range of RMB 9375/ton to RMB 9425/ton.
 
PSF prices remained stable in Asian markets. In F E Asian market, PSF prices were quoted at US$ 1450/ton. In S E Asian market, PSF selling prices were assessed at US$ 1350/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PSF prices remained unchanged and were offered in the range of RMB 10075/ton to RMB 10125/ton.
 
In the Chinese domestic market, Polyester POY, DTY and FDY prices remained stable and were offered at RMB 10,400/ton, RMB 12,100/ton, and RMB 10,800/ton, respectively. In export market, offers for POY, DTY, and FDY remained unchanged and were quoted at US$ 1410/ton, US$ 1640/ton, and US$ 1455/ton, respectively. 
 
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