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Dimethyl terephthalate Europe Transcript
The European DMT report is a weekly report that covers monthly pricing on a free delivered northwest Europe basis.
The prices are taken from a calculation made with upstream paraxylene and quarterly methanol contract prices.
The development of the markets including upstream markets and downstream markets are included in the text within the report.
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Updated to Q2 2016
Europe dimethyl terephthalate (DMT) April contract prices settled up by €13/tonne, following the confirmed upstream paraxylene (PX) agreement, according to ICIS calculations.
The April PX price was concluded at an increase of €60/tonne, to €750/tonne FD NWE.
This, combined with the quarterly methanol settlement, which dropped by €63/tonne from the first to the second quarter, took April DMT contract prices up to €674-715/tonne.
May rolled over from April, due to unchanged PX prices.
By June, DMT prices had increased by €2/tonne to €676-717/tonne.
This was once again in line with PX, which this time involved a split settlement of €750/tonne and €755/tonne.
DMT is calculated using a formula of 38% of the quarterly methanol price move and 62% of the monthly PX move.
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