Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / PX & MEG prices firm up
PX & MEG prices firm up
Aug '10
Paraxylene price improved, in tandem with firm upstream. Price was assessed between US $900-910 /ton in S E Asian market. In Korean market, closing prices stood at $890-895 / ton. Offers for September delivery were well above $900 / ton in the Asian markets.

PTA price increased with the help of firm demand. PTA produced in Taiwan, found sporadic inquiry around $900 / ton and even a few deals were confirmed around $880 / ton, while cargoes imported Korea were offered around $870-875 / ton. In Chinese domestic market, PTA was quoted at RMB 7300 / ton.

Ethylene prices grew at slow and steady pace. Offers for ethylene in the S E Asian market were made at $890 / ton while trading price was around $880 / ton. In USA market, offers for ethylene stood at around 34.125 cents / pound, while in European market, price remained unchanged in the $1010-1020 / ton.

MEG price bounced back. MEG to be delivered in September was offered around $790 / ton, counter offer from buyer was around $780 / ton, while the traded price was in between $785-788 / ton.

Click here to view and compare daily price trends.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 24th Jan 2017

Textile industry demands relaxation of laws from Budget

The upcoming Union Budget 2017-18 should focus on relaxing certain...

President Donald Trump; Courtesy: White House

Textiles | On 24th Jan 2017

US sets ball rolling for withdrawal from TPP

President Donald Trump has set the ball rolling for withdrawal of the ...

Textiles | On 24th Jan 2017

Indian cotton consumption estimated at 290 lakh bales: CAI

The domestic consumption of cotton during the crop season 2016-17...

Interviews View All

Jurgen Gauger

‘Buying crowdsourced or creative designs are much more appealing to the...

Abhimanyu Singh Rathore & Barbara Anna Kosiorek

‘Blending cultures is the true beauty of fashion, where one’s imagination...

Yash Agarwal
Hitansh Online

Every market region has its own culture and trends

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Ashok Desai
Bombay Textile Research Association

Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA) is a leading name in textile...

Wendell Rodricks
Wendell Rodricks

"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...

Robert Brunner

Golfwear and menswear brand Devereux is set for greener pastures. Robert...

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

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

January 2017

January 2017

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


Browse Our Archives


Subscribe today and get the latest News update in your mail box.
Advanced Search