Acrylonitrile prices, markets & analysis

Acrylonitrile markets are covered weekly by ICIS in Asia, Europe and the US by our network of locally based reporters.

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Acrylonitrile ACN is a product that is used to make acrylic fibres. It is a raw material that goes primarily into making acrylic fibre and also other products such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene or ABS.

Acrylic fibre is used, on the other hand, in clothing and carpets, whereas ABS is used in the automotive and appliances industries.

Acrylonitrile is traded mostly in Asia on a spot and contract basis. China is a major importer of ACN. It buys ACN from Asia as well as from deep sea suppliers in Europe and the US Gulf.

Other than China, India is another major spot market, Both these countries are major importers of ACN.

The major producers in Asia are primarily based in Japan South Korea and Taiwan.

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