17 December 2014 - Polyester prices are in free fall in China where prices of both staple fibers and filament yarns lost hundreds of yuan in a single week. Our weekly report covers the Polyester Staple Fiber (PSF) and Polyester Filament Yarn (PFY) prices on the domestic market, including a price comparison with cotton and viscose. The gross margin of polyester spun yarn producers is also released.
16 December 2014 - Production prices are now significantly falling in China's industry, with manufacturing costs however still rising at apparel plants. Our monthly report offers a statistical view of production costs and consumer prices in China, including in textile and clothing sectors. Labor costs in major provinces are also being followed.
16 December 2014 - Cotton yarn prices further declined in the last seven days in China, with prices of Indonesian and Vietnamese yarns more clearly sliding, once again. Our weekly report covers the China yarn domestic and import market indicators, as well as local market prices in Qianqing (Zhejiang) and Changyi (Shandong). Prices of a large number of counts are released for spun cotton, polyester, viscose and blends. Historical data are available for download.
11 December 2014 - Spandex prices continued slightly declining in the last weeks in China, over lower raw material costs and a weaker level in demand than earlier expected. Our monthly report covers spandex and PTMEG prices on the domestic Chinese market, with latest trends of gross margins at spandex plants on a daily and monthly basis. Daily data over the last 12 months are available for download.
11 December 2014 - Polyester prices further dropped in China, India and Pakistan, in November, offering spinners larger margins, with China remaining more competitive than the two other textile countries. Our monthly report compares polyester staple fiber and polyester spun yarn prices in China, India and Pakistan, in both local currency terms and US$ terms. Gross margins of spinners are also calculated on a monthly basis. Historical data back to 2007 are available for download.
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