1、 Price trend
According to the monitoring data of the business agency, as of August 12, the average price of refrigerant R22 was 17000.00 yuan / ton, which was the same as the price of 17000.00 yuan / ton at the beginning of the month and increased by 4.08% compared with the same period last year
According to the monitoring data of business agency, as of August 12, the average price of refrigerant R134a was 22833.33 yuan / ton, up 1.48% from the price of 22500.00 yuan / ton at the beginning of the month, up 11.38% from the same period last year.
2、 Market analysis
This week, the fundamentals of refrigerant R22 remained stable as a whole, and the prices offered by enterprises remained stable as a whole. The price of raw material trichloromethane rose slightly in the month, hydrofluoric acid was weak and stable as a whole, the raw material cost was stable and fluctuated slightly. The overall wait-and-see attitude of the downstream was strong, and the overall price of R22 market was stable.
In August, the price of upstream raw material hydrofluoric acid was generally weak and stable, and the price of trichloroethylene continued to rise. Summer was the peak season of traditional demand for refrigerant. Supported by cost and demand, the price of refrigerant R134a rose slightly this week.
In terms of raw materials, the domestic hydrofluoric acid price trend is generally stable and weak this week, and the continuous weak operation of cost will form a certain pressure on the domestic R134a price in the future.
3、 Future forecast
The refrigerant analyst of business community believes that the price of R22 raw materials is weak and stable, and the overall wait-and-see attitude of the market is strong. It is expected that the domestic R22 market price will continue to move steadily in the short term. The raw material cost of R134a continues to rise. In addition, the peak demand season is coming. Supported by the cost and demand, it is expected that the price of R134a will continue to be strong in the short term.