December 12, 2008
 
China's vitamin E prices nominally lower

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Vitamin E prices were lower in most regions.
 

Prices of vitamin E in China

Region

Imported products

Locally produced products

Prices as of Nov 28
(RMB/kg)

Prices as of Dec 12
(RMB/kg)

Prices as of Nov 28
(RMB/kg)

Prices as of Dec 12
(RMB/kg)

Beijing

211-220

211-217

208-215

207-212

Shanghai

213-221

212-219

209-206

208-214

Shanxi

212-220

211-218

209-216

208-213

Jiangsu

213-221

212-219

210-216

208-214

Shandong

212-220

212-218

209-216

208-214

Sichuan

213-222

212-219

210-218

209-215

Guangdong

213-223

213-220

210-219

210-216

Remarks: Prices indicated above are representative, and are for reference only.
RMB1=US$0.1462 (Dec 13)
 
In the north, transacted prices of imported vitamin E were in the range of RMB212-217/kg. Transacted prices of locally produced vitamin E registered between RMB207/kg and RMB212/kg, some small volume deals were concluded at slightly higher price levels. Prices in the south were slightly higher.

Vitamin E prices in China may remain range bound amid weak demand and restricted supply.

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