According to statistics, the price trend of domestic fluorite decreased slightly in March. By the end of the month, the average price of domestic fluorite was 2738.89 yuan / ton, 0.80% lower than 2761.11 yuan / ton at the beginning of the month, and 16.16% lower than the same period last year.
In March, the price trend of fluorite dropped slightly. Recently, the manufacturers reported that the order situation of fluorite was general, the shipping situation of the merchants on the floor was normal, the supply of fluorite on the floor increased, and the price trend of fluorite on the floor dropped slightly. Domestic fluorite manufacturers have been operating stably. The start-up of mines and flotation units in the fluorite yard has increased. The delivery of fluorite in the fluorite yard is general, and the fluorite market price has declined. In March, the price trend of downstream hydrofluoric acid market rose slightly, and the terminal downstream was mainly purchased on demand. By the end of the month, the price of 97 fluorite wet powder in Inner Mongolia was 2500-2700 yuan / T, the mainstream negotiation of 97 fluorite wet powder in Fujian was 2700-2900 yuan / T, the price of 97 fluorite wet powder in Henan was 2700-2900 yuan / T, and the price of 97 fluorite wet powder in Jiangxi was 2700-2900 yuan / T Slightly down.
The market price of hydrofluoric acid in the downstream of fluorite rose slightly. By the end of the month, the domestic market price of hydrofluoric acid was 10622.22 yuan / ton, up 0.0% in March. The price trend of hydrofluoric acid market remained high, which had a certain positive support for the upstream fluorite market, and the price trend of fluorite did not decline much. The domestic refrigerant market is on the rise. Recently, the automobile industry’s sales market has improved, and the refrigerant market has improved. The demand is mainly based on demand. The refrigerant industry is on the rise, and the market of various types of refrigerants has increased slightly. However, the manufacturers are under pressure to ship, the sales pressure is large, the price of raw material hydrofluoric acid is rising, which brings a certain cost support, and the export volume of refrigerants has little change The output of downstream air conditioning is low, the demand is scarce, the off-season effect of after-sales market continues, and the price of refrigerant increases little. On the whole, the positive factors support the refrigerant market generally, and the price increase is limited. At present, the load of R22 manufacturers is not high, the inventory is in a reasonable range, and the market price remains at a low level. However, the downstream receiving capacity is limited, there is a lot of wait-and-see sentiment, the delivery of goods is not smooth, and the actual transaction focus rises slightly. Some businesses still have the phenomenon of cost inversion. The mainstream of on-site negotiations is 15500-17000 yuan / ton. Domestic R134a manufacturers reduced load operation, which supported R134a price rising. At present, the follow-up of the demand side is insufficient, the demand of the car market is not good, and the transaction of the high price R134a new order is general, the downstream receiving capacity is limited, and the wait-and-see mood is strong. At present, R134a market quotation is mostly in the range of 19000-22000 yuan / ton, but the transaction atmosphere is general, the lower refrigerant market is improving, the fluorite price trend is supported, and the fluorite price remains high.
Overall, the market of downstream refrigerant industry has improved slightly. In addition, the market price of hydrofluoric acid has remained high recently, but the supply of fluorite has increased. Business analyst Chen Ling believes that the market price of fluorite may fall slightly in the short term.