September 12, 2017
Raw ingredient supply fall hampers methionine output, strengthens China market
Prices of methionine moved higher during the week ending September 12."
Supplies of methyl mercaptan tightened due to Arkema's plant explosion in the US. With raw ingredients lacking, the availability of methionine decreased considerably, prompting both local and overseas producers to lift prices further.
For liquid methionine, price quotes were stable in the range of RMB18-18.50/kg.
RMB1=US$0.1528 (Sep 12)
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