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2017-2018 China Caprolactam Market Annual Report

Annual Report Overview


China’s benzene market fluctuated at lows in a long term in 2017, weakening the cost support for China’s caprolactam plants. The caprolactam market fluctuated widely as the supply-demand fundamentals of caprolactam market changed rapidly. The price spread was at around RMB 10,000/mt. The driving factors for China’s caprolactam price were as follows: First, a large amount of newly-added caprolactam capacity was put into use. Second, the uncertainties of the operating rates at plants increased. Third, the influences of the traditional demand peak and off seasons weakened.

From the view of the caprolactam market fundamentals and price trend, China’s caprolactam market has greater development potential. In 2017, the newly-added plants include Yangmei Group Taiyuan Chemical New Material, Shanxi Lubao Coking Group, Zhejiang Baling Hengyi Caprolactam, LUXI Group, etc. The capacity of all above newly-added plants totals at nearly 1,000kt/a, taking up nearly 30% of China’s caprolactam capacity. Meanwhile, the import volume of caprolactam has increased by 5%–10% from the same period last year according to the data in the first 3 quarters of 2017. China’s caprolactam plants seek breakthroughs in oversea market actively. As a result, the export volume of caprolactam has improved significantly. In addition, the price trend with continuous and sharp fluctuations has witnessed the vitality of the caprolactam market. It follows that the caprolactam market may be more important during the industrial development.

Will the caprolactam capacity maintain rapid growth in 2018? What kind of changes will be showed in the supply-demand pattern of China’s caprolactam market? What are the key influencing factors of caprolactam market?

Backed by the enormous data investigated and collected by SCI, combined with the professional data from the authority government organizations, such as the National Bureau of Statistics of People’s Republic of China, the General Administration of Customs, P.R.China, the National Development and Reform Commission, etc., as well as the data (capacity, output, operating rate, and etc.) checked with the domestic mainstream plants, downstream factories and traders, 2017–2018 China Caprolactam Market Annual Report reviewed the caprolactam market of 2017 in detail. This report provides multidimensional analysis from price, margin, supply & demand, etc. Besides, this report forecasts the development trend of China’s caprolactam market with authentic and integrated data and accurate analysis, helping your investment and development.

Report Value

(1) Showing you the industrial life cycle clearly by analyzing the supply-demand balance of China’s caprolactam market in 2015–2022.

(2) Helping you to master the import & export pattern changes through analyzing the import & export markets of caprolactam by origin, destination, customs and trade type.

(3) Analyzing the price driving factors from multidimensional respects, and assessing the value transimition of caprolactam industrial chain objectively.

(4) Forecasting the changes of China’s caprolactam market in depth, according to China’s policy orientation.


Part 1 Methodology and Related Definition

1.1 Methodology and Definition

1.1.1 Report Reliability and Statement

1.1.2 Data Interpretation and Annotation

1.2 Definition and Abbreviation

1.3 Forecast Model Specification

Part 2 Caprolactam Product Overview

Part 3 2017 Caprolactam Product Supply-Demand Balance Analysis

Part 4 Caprolactam Supply Pattern Analysis

4.1 Caprolactam Capacity Analysis

4.1.1 2017 World Caprolactam Capacity Analysis

4.1.2 2017 China Caprolactam Capacity Layout and Newly-Added Capacity Analysis

4.2 China Caprolactam Output Analysis

4.3 China Caprolactam Operating Rate Analysis

4.4 China Caprolactam Import Volume Analysis

4.4.1 2017 Caprolactam Import Data Analysis

4.4.2 2017 Caprolactam Import Data Analysis (by Origin)

4.4.3 2017 Caprolactam Import Data Analysis (by Trade Type)

4.4.4 2017 Caprolactam Import Data Analysis (by Customs)

4.5 China Caprolactam Inventory Analysis

4.6 2018 Caprolactam Supply Forecast

Part 5 2017 Caprolactam Demand Pattern Analysis

5.1 2017 China PA6 Capacity Analysis

5.2 2017 China PA6 Output Analysis

5.3 2017 China PA6 Operating Rate Analysis

5.4 2017 Caprolactam Export Analysis

5.4.1 2017 Caprolactam Export Data Analysis

5.4.2 2017 Caprolactam Export Data Analysis (by Destination)

5.4.3 2017 Caprolactam Export Data Analysis (by Trade Type)

5.4.4 2017 Caprolacatam Export Data Analysis (by Customs)

5.5 2018 China Caprolactam Demand Forecast

Part 6 2017 Caprolactam Price Trend Analysis

6.1 China Caprolactam Market Price Analysis

6.2 Caprolactam Import Price Trend Analysis

Part 7 2018 Caprolactam Price Forecast and Price Driving Factor Analysis

7.1 Macro-Economic Environment Interpretation and Influence

7.2 2018–2020 Caprolactam Market Price Trend Forecast

7.3 2018–2020 Caprolactam Market Supply-Demand Balance Forecast

7.4 2018–2020 Caprolactam Downstream Consumption Structure Analysis

7.5 China Plants Production Technologies Comparison

7.6 Feedstock Market Influence on Caprolactam Market Price Analysis


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