1、 Price trend
According to the Commodity Market Analysis System of the Business Society, as of September 15th, the average price of refrigerant R22 was 21500.00 yuan/ton, an increase of 1.90% from the beginning of the month’s price of 21100.00 yuan/ton, and an increase of 18.35% compared to the same period last year
According to the Commodity Market Analysis System of Business Society, as of September 15th, the average price of refrigerant R134a was 26000.00 yuan/ton, an increase of 4.98% compared to the beginning of the month price of 24766.67 yuan/ton, and an increase of 1.30% compared to the same period last year.
2、 Market analysis
In mid September, the domestic price of chloroform significantly rebounded, while the price of hydrofluoric acid continued to rise. As of September 15th, the price of chloroform increased by 9.13% and the price of hydrofluoric acid increased by 2.82%. The cost of raw materials continued to rise, and with cost support, the price of R22 slightly increased during the month.
As of September 15th, the overall price of trichloroethylene in China has remained stable, while the price of hydrofluoric acid has continued to rise, rising by 2.82% during the month. The cost of raw materials has slightly increased, and with the support of downstream demand and costs, the price of R134a in China has continued to rise this week, rising by 2.63%.
In terms of raw materials, domestic hydrofluoric acid prices continue to rise, and with the support of higher raw material costs, it is expected that domestic refrigerant prices will continue to be relatively strong.
3、 Future Market Forecast
Refrigerant analysts from Business Society believe that, supported by cost and demand, it is expected that the prices of domestic refrigerants R22 and R134a will continue to be stable, moderate, and strong in the short term.