20 April 2017 - Viscose fiber prices have stopped falling in the past days, whereas spun yarn prices are bottoming out in China, India and Pakistan. Our weekly report covers the viscose/rayon staple fiber and filament markets over the last 12 months. Viscose spun yarn prices in China, India and Pakistan are also available. Cotton linter, cotton pulp and wood pulp prices on domestic and import markets are being tracked over the last 12 months, in addition.
19 April 2017 - Polyester filament prices have continued rising in the past seven days in China whereas staple fiber prices were stabilizing. There is no ample room for raising prices this year, as production will exceed demand. Our weekly report covers the Polyester Staple Fiber (PSF) and Polyester Filament Yarn (PFY) prices on the domestic market, including a price comparison of polyester staple fibers with cotton and viscose. The gross margin of polyester spun yarn producers is also released.
18 April 2017 - Cotton yarn prices have slightly declined in the past seven days in China, due to a weaker seasonal demand. Cotton use is expected further rising in the country, in line with a fall of less competitive imports. Our weekly report covers the China yarn domestic and import market indicators, as well as local market prices in Qianqing (Zhejiang). Prices of a large number of counts are released for spun cotton, polyester, viscose and blends. Import prices are also available for yarns from India, Indonesia, Pakistan, and Vietnam. Domestic and import yarn prices are compared. All data are available for download.
14 April 2017 - Textile production prices have continued more clearly rising at Chinese factory gates in March, according to official data, whereas overall producer prices were less sharply increasing, however. Wages of migrant workers have continued significantly rising in 2016. Apparel exports have plunged in February. This statistical report offers a comprehensive view of production costs and consumer prices in China, including in textile and clothing sectors. Labor costs in major provinces are also being followed.
13 April 2017 - Viscose fiber and yarn prices have continued dropping in the last days in China and Pakistan. Raw material costs of fiber producers are also declining these days, offering room for lower prices later this month. Our weekly report covers the viscose/rayon staple fiber and filament markets over the last 12 months. Viscose spun yarn prices in China, India and Pakistan are also available. Cotton linter, cotton pulp and wood pulp prices on domestic and import markets are being tracked over the last 12 months, in addition.