Colombia PVC prices soften in December on regional trend

Source: ICIS News

2018/12/07

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Colombia polyvinyl chloride (PVC) domestic and export prices for December are down from two months ago in line with the regional trend, according to input from local industry participants.

Colombia PVC export prices for December are down by $15/tonne from October to meet competition.

EXPORT PRICES (CFR – US$/tonne)

  Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Brazil

 

1,000-1,020 980-1,000 970 955 955 So. Am.

exc Bra

900-950 870-920 860 850 850

Colombia domestic prices for December are also gauged lower by $15/tonne from October.

Demand in Colombia is stable, though trending soft, as is normal for this time of year. Activity is projected steady until the end of the year, but with slowing activity because of the holiday period.

The PVC producer in Colombia is Mexichem.