Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Ethylene prices rise in Asian & European markets last week
Ethylene prices rise in Asian & European markets last week
12
Sep '13
Prices of ethylene increased in Asian and European markets during the week ending September 7, 2013, due to higher upstream product prices and tight supply in the region.
 
In Asian markets, ethylene prices surged by 1 to 2 percent during the week over the prices registered during the fortnight ending August 31, and were assessed in the range of US$ 1365-1370/ton in Southeast Asia and were at US$ 1230-1235/ton in Far East Asia.
 
The average prices for the fortnight ending August 31 were in the range of US$ 1215/ton to US$ 1220/ton in the Far East Asian market and in the range of US$ 1340-1345/ton in the Southeast Asian market.
 
In European market, ethylene prices increased by 3.95 percent in the week ending September 7, as compared to fortnight ending August 31, due to higher upstream product prices. Prices were assessed at US$ 1470-1475/ton in the week ending September 7.
 
In US markets, however, ethylene prices decreased by 2.73 percent in the week ending September 7 and dropped to 54 cents/lb.
 
Ethylene prices, however, did not change much during the initial days of the current week and were quoted at US$ 1375/ton in Southeast Asian markets and US$ 1240/ton in Far East Asian markets on September 11, 2013.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 6th Dec 2016

Garments, yarn export entitlement quota extended for 1 yr

Indian government has extended the export entitlement quota for...

Textiles | On 6th Dec 2016

Cash inflow will revive sales: Textile industry

The textile industry representatives are hopeful of revival of...

Courtesy: SIMA

Textiles | On 6th Dec 2016

Amma gave special attention for textile growth in TN: SIMA

Former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa paid special...

Interviews View All

Karel Williams
Dow Microbial Control

'Silvadur is most rapidly adopted in areas where hygiene-conscious and...

Nuno Venda
ROQ

‘There has been an increase in demand for water based inks, rather than...

Mukesh Agarwal & Rajesh Agarwal
Madhuram Fincap Pvt Ltd

Increasing prices and lack of demand main issues facing industry

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

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

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

Sidwin Fabric is a manufacturer and exporter of polypropylene textiles and ...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

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

Rupa Sood and Sharan Apparao
Nayaab

Nayaab, an exhibition meant to celebrate Indian weaves, is in its second...

Pranav Mishra
Huemn

Designers Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty’s Huemn is known for its...

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

Gildan Activewear, a manufacturer and marketer of branded clothing and...

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
December 2016

December 2016

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

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


Advanced Search