According to the monitoring of business agency, the domestic market price of phthalic anhydride declined slightly this week. As of the end of the week, the quotation of phthalic anhydride was 5125 yuan / ton, which was 0.73% lower than the price of 5162.5 yuan / ton at the beginning of the week, and 14.11% lower than that at the beginning of the week.
This week, the domestic market price of phthalic anhydride declined slightly. The situation of phthalic anhydride market was general. The price trend of phthalic anhydride was stable. The poor downstream demand led to a small decline of phthalic anhydride price. Domestic phthalic anhydride manufacturers started normal operation, and the operating rate of phthalic anhydride was about 60%. The domestic phthalic anhydride spot supply was normal. The downstream plasticizer industry mainly purchased on demand, and the market price of phthalic anhydride decreased slightly. The market price of phthalic anhydride in East China declined slightly, and the high-end transactions were limited. In East China, the main source negotiation of neighboring France was 5000-5200 yuan / ton, and that of naphthalene process was 4800-5000 yuan / ton; the mainstream quotation of phthalic anhydride market in North China was 5000-5200 yuan / ton, and the market outlook of phthalic anhydride was still in the market, and the market price of phthalic anhydride declined slightly.
The price trend of domestic phthalic anhydride upstream raw material o-benzene is temporarily stable. Sinopec’s implementation price for domestic phthalic anhydride upstream product is 4400 yuan / ton in East China and 4500 yuan / ton in North China. The import price of phthalic anhydride in port area fluctuates and keeps stable. The recent high level of port orthobenzene inventory and the external quotation of o-benzene fluctuate and adjust. The actual transaction price is subject to negotiation. The actual price is discussed in detail The trend of Georgia is stable, and the decline of phthalic anhydride market price is limited.
As of the end of the week, the domestic DOP market price was 7033.33 yuan / ton, down 1.87% this week. Recently, the domestic plasticizer industry demand is not good, the price of isooctyl alcohol is lower, and the DOP market price is declining. The market of plasticizer industry fell down, DOP market quotation was 7000-7200 yuan / T, plasticizer transaction was limited in the market, and the downstream market was down, which was a negative impact on domestic phthalic anhydride market, and the trend of phthalic anhydride market declined.
In recent years, crude oil price mainly fluctuates, and the price trend of raw material o-benzene is temporarily stable. In addition, the transaction situation of plasticizer is general, and the market price of phthalic anhydride is expected to fluctuate and lower in the future.