January 6, 2017

Tight availability underpins China folic acid prices

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Prices stayed stable.


Prices of folic acid in China (RMB/kg)

Price quotes as of Dec 19

Price quotes as of Dec 31

Price Changes 




Prices are representative and for reference only.
RMB1=US$0.1450 (Jan 6)


Although small producers were willing to negotiate prices, folic acid market remained stable as production from Hebei was limited due to tight environmental controls.

Supplies of folic acid are unlikely to increase in the near term as the province suffers from haze problems. Prices are therefore expected to stay around current levels.



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