IHS Chemical Week

Fiber Intermediates Climb Higher

12:25 PM MDT | March 31, 2011 | Lindsey Bewley

Fiber intermediates were mostly higher, but both buyers and sellers were getting a better grasp of the lost production due to the Japanese natural disasters, and there was less panic buying as had been seen in the first half of the month. U.S. para-xylene was actually off by $40/m.t. as consumers re-evaluated their situation. Buyers of ortho-xylene, however, snapped up the last few pounds of discount material, driving bids up by 3 cts/lb. European pX was also lower, with sellers slashing offers by $100/m.t. but buyers only reducing bids by $60/m.t. European oX...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa