On March 18th, the benchmark price of phthalic anhydride for SunSirs was 8700.00 RMB/ton, an increase of 2.96% compared to the beginning of this month (8450.00 RMB/ton).
Currently, the operating rate of phthalic anhydride in China is around 60%, and the supply of goods is normal. The situation of phthalic anhydride delivery has improved, and the market price of phthalic anhydride has risen slightly. In the future, the short-term price trend of ortho xylene is mainly upward, but the downstream plasticizer industry is operating in a volatile manner. It is expected that the market price trend of ortho phthalic anhydride will slightly increase in the future.