I. price trend
According to the price monitoring of the business agency, the comprehensive price of hydrochloric acid in North China rose this week, with the quotation rising 19.18% from 243.33 yuan / ton at the beginning of the week to 290.00 yuan / ton at the end of the week, 58.18% higher than the same period last year. Overall, hydrochloric acid rose this week, with the hydrochloric acid commodity index at 76.32 on November 15.
II. Market analysis
This week, the price of hydrochloric acid market manufacturers rose, the overall market was high consolidation. The quotation of Dezhou Shihua hydrochloric acid is 200 yuan / ton, temporarily stable; the weekend quotation of Wenshui synthetic hydrochloric acid is 300 yuan / ton, up 90 yuan / ton compared with the beginning of the week; the weekend quotation of Jinan Yuanfei hydrochloric acid is 450 yuan / ton, up 250 yuan / ton compared with the beginning of the week; the weekend quotation of Dezhou Meihua hydrochloric acid is 120 yuan / ton, up 40 yuan / ton compared with the beginning of the week.
(II) industrial chain:
The market price of upstream liquid chlorine has increased, which gives certain support to hydrochloric acid. The downstream dyes, calcium chloride and chloroethane still mainly purchase hydrochloric acid according to early demand. However, the Transport Certificate in Shandong is difficult to handle, which leads to a large increase in dealer prices. The hydrochloric acid market as a whole seems to be high and consolidated, and the by-product acid is still impacting the market. The delivery pressure of hydrochloric acid is large, and the quality of by-product hydrochloric acid produced by TDI, chloropropene, propylene oxide and methane chloride is relatively good. On the whole, the difficulty of hydrochloric acid delivery is still a big problem.
III. future forecast
After the adjustment in October, the capital return of each plant is in good condition, the equipment maintenance is completed, and the production capacity is increased. Analysts of business club think: the upstream liquid chlorine is good in the near future, giving hydrochloric acid some support, and the downstream rare earth and fuel demand rises, but the transportation is a problem. Business analysts believe that the recent high consolidation of hydrochloric acid market.