According to the monitoring data of business agency, as of August 5, 2022, the average ex factory price of domestic industrial grade dimethyl carbonate is referred to as 7533 yuan / ton. Compared with the price on August 1, 2022 (the reference price of dimethyl carbonate is 7033 yuan / ton), the price is increased by 500 yuan / ton, or 7.11%.
From the business data monitoring chart, it can be seen that the domestic dimethyl carbonate market is running upward as a whole from August 1 to August 5 () in the first week of August. The inventory of the dimethyl carbonate factory is low, and the pressure on the supply side is small. With the support of the supply side, the market price of dimethyl carbonate keeps approaching high, and the market as a whole continues to operate steadily. As of August 5, the domestic market price of dimethyl carbonate is near 7200-7800 yuan / ton, and the high-end price is 8000 yuan / ton, The increase in this week is more than 7%. At present, the supply side of dimethyl carbonate is still tight, the market trading atmosphere is also tense, and the downstream wait-and-see mood is strong.
In terms of upstream propylene oxide, at the beginning of August (8.1-8.4), the overall market price of propylene oxide in Shandong showed a slight increase. According to the data monitoring of business agency, as of August 4, the reference price of propylene oxide was 9000 yuan / ton, an increase of 0.37% compared with August 1 (8966.67 yuan / ton).
Future trend analysis
At present, the price difference of dimethyl carbonate in the market is large, and the atmosphere is relatively tight. With the support of the supply side, the confidence of the industry is good. The dimethyl carbonate analysts of the business club believe that in the short term, the market of dimethyl carbonate is mainly high and strong, and more attention should be paid to the basic changes of the supply and demand side.