Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Ethylene prices start spiraling
Ethylene prices start spiraling
Feb '09
Prices of ethylene for most of the importing regions have started spiraling up since the last few days due to rising demand for this vital raw material. Prices quoted for countries in Asia, Far East, Europe and the US showed a significant growth in comparison to the previous weeks.

The buying undertone was encouraging for sellers in the Asian markets on Wednesday. The flow of enquiries was smooth and a majority of market players were prepared for a price hike announcement by producers.

Ethylene prices in Asia region:
Ethylene, CFR Northeast Asia, at US $695-705 per metric ton.
Ethylene, CFR Southeast Asia, at US $605-615 per metric ton.

Ethylene prices in Far East region:
Ethylene, FOB South Korea, at US $633 per metric ton.
Ethylene, FOB Japan, at US $633 per metric ton.

Ethylene prices in Europe:
Ethylene, FD Northwest Europe, at Euro 590-595 per metric ton.
Ethylene, CIF Northwest Europe, at US $635-645 per metric ton.

Price in the United States:
Ethylene, FAS Houston, at US cent 27.005-27.130 per pound.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - China

Must ReadView All

(L-R) Mr Shao Bojin, Chairman of Jihua Group and Mr Rohit Aggarwal, President of Huntsman Textile

Textiles | On 28th Oct 2016

Huntsman gets into strategic partnership with Jihua Group

Huntsman Textile Effects, the leading provider of high quality dyes...

Marzoli FT6D roving frames in Sintex’s Unit 2. Coutresy: Marzoli

Textiles | On 28th Oct 2016

Marzoli roving frames erected at Sintex textile division

A total of 48 Marzoli roving frames were erected in units I, II and...

Courtesy: Polartec

Textiles | On 28th Oct 2016

Polartec innovates most breathable waterproof fabric

Polartec, the premium provider of innovative textile solutions, has...

Interviews View All

Akash Khetan
Narayan Tex Fab

I find it hard to find professionals in Surat

Nuno Venda

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

Kamlesh Vaghela
RK Textiles

Very few machinery manufacturers have R&D units

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner

Silke Brand-Kirsch, executive partner of Schlegel und Partner, a leading...

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

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

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

Karan Arora
Karan Arora

Bridal couture created with rich Indian heritage, exquisite craftsmanship...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies

October 2016

October 2016

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


Browse Our Archives


Advanced Search