Synthetic Fibres Index

The PCI Wood Mackenzie Synthetic Fibres Index, produced monthly, tracks relative prices for the major synthetic fibres.

Taking a weighted basket of prices for acrylic, nylon, polyester and polypropylene filament yarns and staple fibres for Asia/Far East on a CFR basis and the USA and West Europe on a delivered basis. Individual fibre prices are published in the monthly Fibres Report.

The tables below give a sample of the Index; more detail is available on request – please contact for more information.

May-16 Apr-17 May-17
World 158.2 169.7 168.0
Asia/FE 119.1 132.5 128.3
USA 257.6 259.6 258.9
W Europe 190.0 205.2 211.0


Updated: 25th May 2017