TITLE

TIGHT SUPPLY BUMPS UP FIBRES PRICES ACROSS ASIA

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;6/26/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents updates on chemical prices in Asia as of June 2006. Acrylonitrile spot prices in Asia rose steadily in the April to June quarter amid tight supply and a reluctance by sellers to lower prices. Spot prices of monoethylene glycol fell to $790/tonne CFR China in early March from $830/tonne CFR China in February due to lacklustre conditions in the downstream polyester sector. Purified terephthalic acid spot prices reached $820/tonne CFR China by mid-April. INSET: PTT RAMPS UP MEG.
ACCESSION #
21474987

 

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