Fibres rise in second quarter

Gibson, Jane
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/26/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p50
Trade Publication
The article presents updates on the status of various chemical prices in the second quarter of 2006. Dimethyl terephthalate saw prices rise by €13/tonne in June, in line with paraxylene, which settled at €875/tonne. Purified terephthalic acid prices also increased through the quarter. Acrylonitrile contracts rose by €40/ tonne, reflecting the hike in feedstock propylene costs. INSET: MEG MARKET STRUGGLES THROUGH CONTRACT TALKS.


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