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PX, PTA & ethylene prices rebound
Apr '11
Paraxylene market shot up by US$ 25/ton to US$ 1620/ton and price continued to move up in tandem with energy market. In S E Asian region, price was quoted in between US$ 1610/ton and US$ 1625/ton. In the F E Asian market, price hovered in the range of US$ 1605/ton to US$ 1620/ton. In Chinese market price was around US$ 1615/ton.

Asian PTA price went up and was assessed in the range of US$ 1390/ton to US$ 1395/ton. In F E Asian region, PTA was quoted at US$ 1395/ton. In Indian market, PTA stood around US$ 1395/ton. In Chinese market, price of PTA declined in the range of RMB 10750/ton to RMB 10850/ton.

Ethylene price crossed the level of US$ 1400/ton in S E Asian market and marked around US$ 1395/ton to US$ 1405/ton. F E Asian market price was in the range of US$ 1400/ton to US$ 1405/ton. In European international and domestic market, price was stable at US$ 1565/ton and € 1140/ton, respectively. In USA market, ethylene was quoted around 59.00 cents/pound to 59.55 cents/pound.

MEG price went up in the global markets. In S E Asian region, MEG prices hovered in the range of US$ 1100/ton to US$ 1105/ton. In Indian markets, price of MEG inclined to around US$ 1100/ton to US$ 1110/ton and in Chinese market, MEG price stood in the range of RMB 8600/ton to RMB 8700/ton.

BGPET Chips price remained stable in S E Asian region and was assessed around US$ 1870/ton to US$ 1880/ton. In F E Asian markets, selling offers were around US$ 1875/ton for exportable goods. In Chinese market BG PET Chip was at RMB 13500/ton.

FGPET Chips prices in Korean markets remained stable to firm in the range of US$ 1765/ton to US$ 1775/ton and in Indian market; it was assessed in the range of US$ 1755/ton to US$ 1765/ton. In Chinese market FG PET Chip was at RMB 13050/ton.

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