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Polyester fibre import prices see a slight drop
Feb '08
In the first month of 2008, Vietnamese textile and garment industry witnessed slight decline in import prices of polyester fibre from all markets. Textile companies are taking a sigh of relief with this drop.

In the period from January 3 to 12, the import price of polyester fibre oscillated between the range of US $0.85-$2.65 per kg.

From Thailand, the price was quoted at $1.31 per kg, down 3.8 percent, against previous week and down 5.8 percent in comparison with same period of September 2007.

On the same line, price at Malaysian market was $1.56 per kg, showing a minor drop of 0.5 percent compared to previous week.

It is noteworthy that the price at Taiwan was the cheapest one, quoted at $0.85 per kg, witnessing a fall of 40 percent against previous week and 21 percent compared to corresponding period of September 2007.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - Vietnam

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