On April 1, the fluorite commodity index was 101.75, down 1.76 points from yesterday, down 20.19% from the peak of 127.49 points in the cycle (2019-01-03), and up 106.77% from the low of 49.21 points on December 18, 2016. (Note: Period refers to 2011-09-01 to date)
According to statistics, the domestic fluorite price trend slightly declined, the average domestic fluorite price was 2885 yuan/ton as of the 2nd day. Recently, the domestic fluorite plant started normally, the mine and flotation plant started normally, the fluorite supply was normal, the recent downstream market was not good, the demand for fluorite market was weakened, and the price trend of fluorite market was slightly lower. In recent years, the downstream units started to work poorly, the fluorite spot supply in the field was normal, and the downstream terminal receipt was not good, which led to a slight decline in market price trend. As of the 2nd day, the price of 97 fluorite wet powder in Inner Mongolia is 2700-3100 yuan/ton, the mainstream of 97 fluorite wet powder in Fujian is 2600-3000 yuan/ton, the price of 97 fluorite wet powder in Henan is 2600-300 yuan/ton, and the price of 97 fluorite wet powder in Jiangxi is 2700-3100 yuan/ton. The price trend of fluorite has slightly declined.
The price trend of hydrofluoric acid in the downstream of fluorite is temporarily stable. The domestic market price of hydrofluoric acid is 10575 yuan/ton as of the 2nd day. The weak market price of hydrofluoric acid has a negative impact on the upstream fluorite market. Recent downstream refrigerant products start at a low level, the upstream fluorite and hydrofluoric acid demand is general, the recent downstream refrigerant trading market is general, hydrofluoric acid products prices are temporarily stable. Recent downstream refrigerant market transactions are cool, R22 refrigerant facility starts at 60%, R22 market facility start-up rate is temporarily stable, the main manufacturer of bulk water factory offer price is between 18,000-19,000 yuan/ton, but the manufacturer does not have bulk water spot, mainly a small number of cylinders shipped. In addition, the actual demand side of the market has not changed much, and the delivery market has increased. Domestic market price trend of R134a shocks, production enterprises equipment start-up rate remains low, refrigerant market demand is general, manufacturers mainly export. But the price of on-site transactions does not change much. Businessmen buy on demand. Generally speaking, the downstream industry is in a general market. In addition, fluorite market supply is normal and fluorite prices are declining. Chen Ling, a business analyst, believes that the fluorite market price may maintain a low level.