Oct 17, 2021 5:50 p.m.

14 September 2021: Auction sales result for Shenhua's coal-based PP and PE

Transactions are steady on the Shenhua Auction Platform on the second trading day of the week, though prices have yet to register any major changes.

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Shenhua Baotou Coal Chemical Co has concluded the auction session for its coal-based PP and PE cargoes on 14 September 2021. The following table showed the details of the auction results for prime grade only: 

Product

Auction Volume

Deal Volume

Auction Prices

Deal Prices

Deal %

CNY/ton

USD/ton

CNY/ton

USD/ton

Combined and reported by CommoPlast

Homo-PP

1596

1357

8200

$1125

8200-8670

$1125-1190

85.0%

PP Fiber

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

PPBC

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

LLDPE

478

478

8500

$1166

8520-8710

$1169-1195

100.0%

LDPE

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

HDPE

416

111

8000

$1098

8000-8200

$1098-1125

26.7%

*Auction and Deal volumes are in tonnage 

*All USD equivalent prices only exclude the 13% value-added tax (VAT). They have not taken into account other costs that might incur in the selling process, i.e. import duty, customs clearances.

                 

Transactions are steady on the Shenhua Auction Platform on the second trading day of the week, though prices have yet to register any major changes. The auction session has been concluded at similar price levels for several trading days, indicating the difficulties facing suppliers to adjust prices in this market.

Background

Shenhua Baotou Coal Chemical Co is currently the largest coal-based polyolefins producer in China, operates under four subsidiaries, namely: Shenhua Xinjiang Coal-based New Materials Project, Shenhua Yulin Energy Co Ltd, Shenhua Baotou Coal Chemical Co Ltd and Shenhua Ningxia Coal Industry Group (Ningmei).

The company has an annual capacity of 2.65 million tons/year of PP, 750,000 tons/year of HDPE/LLDPE and 570,000 tons/year of LDPE.

Shenhua Baotou Coal Chemical Co is active in spot trading, while also conducting the daily auction for its cargoes daily between 10AM to 12PM on the official online platform that specifically designed for this purpose: https://www.e-shenhua.com

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China