According to the Customs, China imported 9KT of caprolactam in Nov 2016, down 50.26% from the same period last year and 18.03% from Oct. The Nov average import price was at $1,389/mt.
Meanwhile, nylon 6 chip import volume totaled 31KT, down 4.84% from the same period last year and up 9.71% from Oct. The Nov average import price was $1,777/mt.
(Import price is calculated from customs data and may not reflect market prices)
The Nov 2016 supply of CPL decreased month on month as import decreased.
(Import and export data is published in Database column)
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Supply equivalent of CPL = CPL output + CPL imports
Supply equivalent of nylon 6 chip = CPL supply + nylon 6 chip imports