1、 Price trend
2、 Market analysis
According to the data of business agency, the domestic potassium sulfate Market has continued a positive trend recently. As of July 26, the average price of 50 particle samples of domestic potassium sulfate was 4433.33 yuan / ton, an increase of 8.57% over the average price at the beginning of the month and 65.73% over the same period last year.
The obvious positive trend of the domestic potassium sulfate Market has lasted for nearly two months. At present, the domestic potassium fertilizer market remains high and firm. In terms of supply, while maintaining the previous tight supply, there was a small increase in the on-site supply. Recently, the price of potassium chloride has remained stable, and the output of domestic potassium chloride fertilizer has decreased. The cost side pressure of potassium sulfate remains the same, the load of domestic Mannheim unit is further reduced, and the current overall operating rate is below 60%. However, the downstream conflict with high price sources affected the market momentum, the actual transaction was limited, and the market increase narrowed. At present, the ex factory reference price of 52% potassium sulfate powder of Shijiazhuang hehe Chemical Co., Ltd. is reported as 4600 yuan / ton. The ex factory reference price of 52% potassium sulfate powder of tripartite chemical group is reported as 4600 yuan / ton. Several potassium sulfate enterprises have closed their disks and do not receive orders for the time being. In terms of imported potassium, the operation of large-scale traders controlling goods was continued, and the spot price was mainly strong.
3、 Future forecast
Potassium sulfate analysts of business society believe that the recent domestic potassium fertilizer market trend continues to be strong, the price of potassium chloride remains stable, and the cost support of domestic potassium sulfate is acceptable. The potash fertilizer market is in short supply, which leads to the spot price of Lido potassium sulfate, but the cost pressure has led to the manufacturer’s offer higher than the market price recently, affecting the shipment. In terms of demand, the follow-up of terminal enterprises is still insufficient, and the shipment fluency of high price sources is poor. It is expected that the increase of domestic potassium sulfate price may narrow in the near future.