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PX & PTA prices decline in Southeast Asian markets
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Apr '13
Paraxylene (PX) prices decreased in Asian markets. In S E Asian region, PX prices declined and were assessed in the range of US$ 1455/ton to US$ 1460/ton. In F E Asian market, PX prices were quoted at US$ 1430/ton. Prices of PX imported from Taiwanese market increased and were offered in the range of US$ 1465/ton to US$ 1470/ton.
 
PTA prices dropped in the Asian region. In S E Asian market, PTA prices declined in the range of US$ 1015/ton to US$ 1020/ton. In F E Asian market, PTA prices were offered at US$ 1015/ton. Prices of PTA imported from Taiwanese market moved down and were offered in the range of US$ 1020/ton to US$ 1025/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PTA prices were assessed in the range of RMB 7600/ton to RMB 7650/ton.
 
Ethylene prices remained stable in Asian markets. In S E Asian market, Ethylene prices were assessed in the range of US$ 1205/ton to US$ 1210/ton. In F E Asian region, Ethylene prices were assessed at US$ 1120/ton. In the US market, Ethylene prices remained stable and were offered in the range of 59.50 cents/pound to 60.00 cents/pound. Ethylene prices stayed stable in the European international and domestic markets, and were quoted at US$ 1250/ton and € 1005/ton, respectively.
 
MEG prices showed mixed sentiments in Asia. In S E Asian region, MEG prices were offered at US$ 990/ton. In the Chinese international market, MEG prices remained stable and were quoted in the range of US$ 990/ton to US$ 995/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, MEG prices dipped and were offered in the range of RMB 7275/ton to RMB 7325/ton.
 
In S E Asian region, BG PET Chips prices remained stable in the range of US$ 1440/ton to US$ 1490/ton and some deals were discussed in the range of US$ 1430/ton to US$ 1440/ton. In F E Asian market, selling offers stayed stable between US$ 1410/ton to US$ 1470/ton. In the Chinese market, BG PET Chips prices remained stable and were quoted at RMB 10025/ton.
 
In Korean market, FG PET Chips prices remained stable in the range of US$ 1240/ton to US$ 1270/ton. In Indian market, FOB based prices were stable in the range of US$ 1290/ton to US$ 1330/ton. In the Chinese market, FG PET Chips prices fell and were offered in the range of RMB 9400/ton to RMB 9450/ton.
 
PSF prices remained stable in Asian markets. In F E Asian market, PSF prices were quoted at US$ 1470/ton. In S E Asian market, PSF selling prices were assessed at US$ 1370/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PSF prices were stable and were offered in the range of RMB 10175/ton to RMB 10225/ton.
 
In the Chinese domestic market, prices of Polyester POY and DTY remained stable at RMB 10600/ton and RMB 12250/ton, respectively, while prices of FDY increased to RMB 11150/ton. In export market, offers for POY and DTY remained unchanged at US$ 1450/ton and US$ 1670/ton, respectively, while prices for FDY inched up to US$ 1515/ton.
 
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