According to the monitoring data of the business community, as of September 15, 2022, the reference average ex factory price of domestic industrial dimethyl carbonate was 6700 yuan/ton, which was 317 yuan/ton higher than that of September 11, 2022 (6383 yuan/ton).
It can be seen from the data monitoring chart of the business community that the domestic dimethyl carbonate market ushered in a rising operation after the Mid Autumn Festival (9.12-9.15). On the first day after the festival, the trading atmosphere of dimethyl carbonate in the market was good. Factory offers were mostly firm, with minor upward adjustments. The adjustment range was around 200 yuan/ton. The cost of dimethyl carbonate was supported by the stable high level of raw materials. Later, some factories in Shandong and Anhui also adjusted their prices upward, The overall market of dimethyl carbonate is converging towards the high-end. As of September 15, the domestic market price of dimethyl carbonate is around 6500-6900 yuan/ton. At present, the trading atmosphere of dimethyl carbonate in the market is mild, and the actual order is mainly negotiated.
In terms of upstream propylene oxide, the recent (9.7-9.13) propylene oxide market has risen steadily. Recently, the market price of raw propylene has risen slightly, and the cost has some support. Before the festival, the on-site devices are mainly stable, the supply is tight, the factory shipments are smooth, the demand side follows up generally, the market is relatively strong before the festival, the market returns after the festival, the market shipments are stable, and the wait-and-see attitude is mainstream. On the 13th, the mainstream quotation of the propylene oxide market in Shandong was around 10400-10500 yuan/ton.
Future trend analysis
At present, the dimethyl carbonate industry is in a good mood, and the factory quotation continues to be strong. The dimethyl carbonate data engineer of the business community believes that in the short term, the domestic dimethyl carbonate market will continue to operate mainly in a stable, medium and strong way, and the specific trend needs to pay more attention to the changes in the information on the supply and demand side.