Jul 23, 2024 11:18 a.m.

29 May 2023 - Shenhua's coal-based PP and PE Auction Results

Compared to cargoes traded in the spot market and the Dalian Commodity Exchange, coal-based parcels on the Shenhua auction platform are way more attractive, which once again explains the healthy number of deals concluded.

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Shenhua Baotou Coal Chemical Co has concluded the auction session for its coal-based PP and PE cargoes on 29 May 2023. 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

1992

1891

6780

$849

6780-7060

$849-884

94.9%

PP Fiber

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

PPBC

300

300

7350

$920

7350-7460

$920-934

100.0%

LLDPE

1000

799

7500

$939

7500-7760

$939-971

79.9%

LDPE

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

HDPE

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

*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.

 

Chinese bidders remain active on the Shenhua Auction Platform on the first trading day of the week thanks to the sharp rebound in the futures market. Besides, Shenhua entices purchasing activities by offering another CNY50/ton discount on both PP and PE cargoes. 

Compared to cargoes traded in the spot market and the Dalian Commodity Exchange, coal-based parcels on the Shenhua auction platform are way more attractive, which once again explains the healthy number of deals concluded.   

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-chnenergy.com

 

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China