HOUSTON (ICIS)--US Gulf sulphur prices softened this week by an average of $15/tonne amid ongoing global price falls.
The range this week is $110-133/tonne FOB US Gulf, down from $133-140/tonne FOB US Gulf the previous week.
It was heard within the gulf, Mosaic bought 10,000 tonnes from a trader in the US. The deal was heard done at $117/tonne FOB US Gulf, with the intention of eventually moving to Brazil.
Another cargo was heard sold by Total to OCP around $110/tonne FOB US Gulf. It had previously been unclear whether OCP was in the market or if the buyer was undergoing maintenance.
Volumes through Gulf prillers are understood steady.