Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / PX & PTA prices fall in Southeast Asian markets
PX & PTA prices fall in Southeast Asian markets
24
May '13
Paraxylene (PX) prices declined in Asian markets. In the S E Asian region, PX prices inched down and were quoted in the range of US$ 1395/ton to US$ 1400/ton. In the F E Asian market, PX prices were assessed at US$ 1375/ton. Prices of PX imported from the Taiwanese market decreased and were assessed in the range of US$ 1415/ton to US$ 1420/ton.
 
PTA prices plunged in the Asian region. In the S E Asian market, PTA prices decreased in the range of US$ 1050/ton to US$ 1055/ton. In the F E Asian market, PTA prices were offered at US$ 1050/ton. Prices of PTA imported from the Taiwanese market decreased and were quoted in the range of US$ 1050/ton to US$ 1055/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PTA prices rose and were offered in the range of RMB 7750/ton to RMB 7800/ton.
 
Ethylene prices remained stable in Asian markets. In the S E Asian market, Ethylene prices were assessed in the range of US$ 1285/ton to US$ 1290/ton. In the F E Asian region, Ethylene prices were quoted at US$ 1130/ton. In the US market, Ethylene prices increased and were quoted in the range of 56.50 cents/pound to 57.00 cents/pound. Ethylene prices remained stable in the European international market at US$ 1105/ton and increased in the domestic market to € 900/ton.
 
MEG prices showed mixed trend in Asia. In the S E Asian region, MEG prices were offered at US$ 995/ton. In the Chinese international market, MEG prices stayed stable and were offered in the range of US$ 995/ton to US$ 1000/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, MEG prices increased and were offered in the range of RMB 7350/ton to RMB 7400/ton. 
 
In the S E Asian region, BG PET Chips prices remained unchanged in the range of US$ 1440/ton to US$ 1460/ton and some deals were discussed in the range of US$ 1420/ton to US$ 1450/ton. In the F E Asian market, selling offers stayed stable between US$ 1420/ton to US$ 1460/ton, while discussion prices were between US$ 1410/ton and US$ 1420/ton. In the Chinese market, BG PET Chips prices remained stable and were quoted at RMB 9975/ton.
 
In the Korean market, FG PET Chips prices remained stable in the range of US$ 1240/ton to US$ 1270/ton. In the 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 remained steady and were offered in the range of RMB 9550/ton to RMB 9600/ton.
 
PSF prices remained stable in Asian markets. In the F E Asian market, PSF prices were offered at US$ 1485/ton. In the S E Asian market, PSF selling prices were offered at US$ 1385/ton. In the Chinese domestic market, PSF prices stayed stable and were offered in the range of RMB 10175/ton to RMB 10225/ton.
 
In the Chinese domestic market, prices of Polyester POY, DTY and FDY remained stable at RMB 10550/ton, RMB 12200/ton, and RMB 11050/ton, respectively. In the export market, offers for POY, DTY, and FDY increased to US$ 1455/ton, US$ 1680/ton, and US$ 1515/ton, respectively.
 
Click here to view and compare daily price trends.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Union Minister for finance Arun Jaitley chairing the 25th GST Council meeting, flanked by minister of state for finance Shiv Pratap Shukla (right) and finance secretary Dr Hasmukh Adhia. Courtesy: PIB

Textiles | On 20th Jan 2018

GST rate on velvet fabric reduced to 5%

The 25th Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meeting, held under the ...

RIL petrochemicals’ revenue grows 47.6% in Q3 FY18

Textiles | On 20th Jan 2018

RIL petrochemicals’ revenue grows 47.6% in Q3 FY18

The revenue from the petrochemicals segment at Reliance Industries...

Courtesy: Cotton USA

Textiles | On 20th Jan 2018

US cotton bodies pledge to support CCI activities

Ten US cotton organisations have pledged industry contributions in...

Interviews View All

Md Hanifur Rahman
Aman Group

The level of understanding the job role and organisational requirements...

Anvita Mehra
Confidential Couture

‘It is going to take some time for Indian buyers to get accustomed to...

Kaizad Hansotia
GetNatty

Competition is the best thing that can happen to a startup

Anupam Arya

<div>Jaipur-based Fabriclore Retailing Pvt. Ltd. is attempting to revive...

Riddhi Jain

Conceived in Europe and curated in New Delhi, NeceSera is a...

C Dhandayuthapani

MAG Solvics Private Limited was established in 1991 to design and develop...

Kerem Durdag
Biovation II LLC

Kerem Durdag, CEO, Biovation II LLC, provides an insight into future...

Giorgio Mantovani
Corman S.p.A

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

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Nisha Chanda
Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

<div>A lack of upgraded courses in costume designing and fashion as per...

Aditi Somani
Aditi Somani

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

Divvya and Nidhhi Gambhir
Walnut

<b>Divvya and Nidhhi Gambhir</b> started their career with the launch of...

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 2018

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
69.1%
No
13.4%
Skip
17.5%

Total Votes: 97

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
63.9%
No
28.9%
Skip
7.2%

Total Votes: 97

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
87.6%
No
9.3%
Skip
3.1%

Total Votes: 97

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
82.5%
No
8.2%
Skip
9.3%

Total Votes: 97


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