17 February 2017 - Nylon 6 prices are further surging in Asia, being boosted by higher material costs. Benzene and caprolactam prices have also sharply increased in the past three months, in line with tight supply and strong demand. Our monthly report covers the latest trends of nylon 6 (polyamide 6) prices, also offering a detailed view of the nylon chain prices, including benzene, caprolactam, staple fibers and filament yarns. The nylon/CPL spread is also calculated for assessing gross margin trends for polyamide producers. Daily prices of the past 12 months are available for download.