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Updated to Q2 2017
Asia’s polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) prices gained 3% in Q2 2017, closing at $2,400/tonne CFR (cost-and-freight) southeast Asia. Strong upstream values were a main factor contributing to the high PMMA prices. Not only are prices of feedstock methyl methacrylate (MMA) steep, supply of MMA is also tight, which makes it difficult for PMMA makers to ramp up their own PMMA production. The ensuing shortage of PMMA is also another key factor supporting price increase for PMMA.
But the PMMA price uptrend is expected to slow down in Q3 2017 as demand for PMMA has tapered off, under the competition of other more attractively priced replacement products like polycarbonate and polystrene.
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