Demand in the Asian Isomer-grade Mixed Xylene (MX) Market Showed an Increase
CHEMMONITOR.COM – Customers in the isomer-grade mixed xylene (MX) market in Asia experienced an increased shopping spree for the product from China in line with scaled back prices in the US market.
Chinese companies selling isomer-MX assessed cargoes for H2 September at about USD 1,305 per metric ton on Free on Board (FOB) China basis. The figure increased by about USD 30-40 per metric ton FOB.
Prices for the Asian material on FOB Korea and Cost and Freight (CFR) Taiwan bases increased by about USD 25 per metric ton day on day.