Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / PTA, ethylene & MEG post decline
PTA, ethylene & MEG post decline
Apr '11
Paraxylene price went down in S E Asian region and was quoted in between US$ 1675/ton and US$ 1680/ton. In the F E Asian market, price hovered in the range of US$ 1670/ton to US$ 1680/ton. In Korean market, PX was marked around US$ 1680/ton and in Chinese market around US$ 1675/ton.

Asian PTA price went down sharply and was assessed in the range of US$ 1460/ton to US$ 1470/ton. In F E Asian region, PTA was quoted at US$ 1465/ton. In Indian market, PTA stood around US$ 1465/ton. In Chinese market, price of PTA declined in the range of RMB 11350/ton to RMB 11400/ton.

Ethylene price declined marginally in S E Asian market and was marked around US$ 1225/ton to US$ 1230/ton. F E Asian market price was in the range of US$ 1220/ton to US$ 1225/ton. In European international and domestic market, price was stable at US$ 1530/ton and € 1200/ton, respectively. In USA market, ethylene was quoted around 53.25 cents/pound to 54.15 cents/pound.

MEG price further declined in the global markets. In S E Asian region, MEG prices hovered in the range of US$ 1155/ton to US$ 1160/ton. In Indian markets, price of MEG declined to around US$ 1160/ton to US$ 1165/ton and in Chinese market, MEG price stood in the range of RMB 9000/ton to RMB 9250/ton.

BGPET Chips price remained stable in S E Asian region and was assessed around US$ 1910/ton to US$ 1920/ton. In F E Asian markets, selling offers was in the range of US$ 1915/ton to US$ 1920/ton for exportable goods. In Chinese market BG PET Chip was at RMB 14050/ton

FGPET Chips prices in Korean markets remained stable in the range of US$ 1825/ton to US$ 1835/ton and in Indian market; it was assessed in the range of US$ 1815/ton to US$ 1825/ton. In Chinese market FG PET Chip was at RMB 13450/ton

Click here to view and compare daily prices

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 24th Oct 2016

Indian govt plans roadshows to promote textile exports

The Indian government has planned to conduct roadshows to boost the...

Textiles | On 24th Oct 2016

TPP may hit roadblock

The 12-member Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) that was signed earlier ...

Textiles | On 24th Oct 2016

Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali to enter textile manufacturing

Patanjali Ayurved, an enterprise initiated by yoga guru Baba Ramdev,...

Interviews View All

Dinaz Madhukar
DLF Emporio and DLF Promenade

‘Each event and promotion is planned out keeping in mind the business of...

Smita Murarka

‘There is huge demand in the Indian lingerie market for non-wired styles.’

Sunil Kumar Sharma
Loknayak JPNSSSG Ltd

'The blend of cotton–linen yarn has high demand in the domestic and...

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

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

Giorgio Mantovani
Corman S.p.A

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

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

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

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Pranav Mishra

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

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