According to statistics, the price trend of domestic ammonium nitrate rose slightly this week. By the end of the week, the market price of domestic ammonium nitrate was 2380 yuan / ton, up 3.48% from 2300 yuan / ton at the beginning of the week, up 5.78% year on year. On January 9, the ammonium nitrate commodity index was 122.81, up 1.76 points from yesterday, a record high in the cycle, up 58.73% from the lowest point of 77.37 on October 31, 2016. (Note: cycle refers to 2013-02-01 to now).
This week, the price trend of domestic ammonium nitrate Market slightly increased. The domestic ammonium nitrate manufacturers started normal operation of their devices, and the supply was stable. The price of the manufacturers was mainly stable. In the near future, the supply of goods in the market was normal. In the near future, some manufacturers achieved better indicators, the factory price slightly increased, and the domestic price trend rose. In addition, the delivery market of ammonium nitrate manufacturers has slightly improved, and the downstream purchase is on demand. Affected by the coming of Spring Festival, the domestic downstream civil explosive industry has a positive sales, the domestic ammonium nitrate manufacturers have limited start-up, and the market price of ammonium nitrate has increased slightly. Up to now, the negotiation mainstream in Shaanxi is 2300-2400 yuan / ton, that in Shandong is 2400-2500 yuan / ton, and that in Hebei is 2400-2600 yuan / ton.
This week, the price of concentrated nitric acid fluctuated at a low level in China, with a weekend price of 1600 yuan / ton. Jiangsu Hongze Yinzhu Chemical Co., Ltd. offers 1500 yuan / ton; Anhui Jinhe offers 1500 yuan / ton; Shandong helitai offers 1800 yuan / ton. Anhui Aodeli offers 1580 yuan / ton; Wenshui County synthetic chemical offers 1750 yuan / ton. In the near future, the operation rate of domestic maintenance equipment is relatively high, the supply of concentrated nitric acid market is normal, and the on-site delivery is general. The market price of ammonium nitrate remains low due to negative factors. The low price of nitric acid is a negative influence of the market of ammonium nitrate, and the market price of ammonium nitrate has a limited increase.
The overall supply of liquid ammonia in the upstream market is relatively loose, and the unit operating rate of the enterprise is slightly higher. The staggered peak and limited production in Shanxi Province and limited transportation in Wuhan, Hubei Province lead to the tight supply of liquid ammonia in some regions, while the start-up of other liquid ammonia enterprises is still at a high level. With the high rate of start-up of liquid ammonia units in Hubei Province, the price trend of liquid ammonia has declined slightly by 0.58%. In addition, in the near future, the maintenance of some manufacturers has been restarted, the operating rate of liquid ammonia enterprises has increased, and the local liquid ammonia market may decline, but nationwide, the overall trend of liquid ammonia is mainly declining. The overall price of the upstream liquid ammonia market is lower, and the price increase of ammonium nitrate Market is limited.
In the near future, the demand of the downstream civil explosive industry has increased, and the supply of ammonium nitrate manufacturers has increased, but the market price of raw materials has been slightly lower, and the price cost support for ammonium nitrate Market is limited. Ammonium nitrate analysts of the business association believe that the demand for ammonium nitrate may rise in the later period, and expect that the market price of ammonium nitrate in the later period may maintain a high volatility.