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  chemicals@woodmac.com for more information.

Feb-16 Jan-17 Feb-17
World 151.8 167.1 172.1
Asia/FE 112.1 134.2 138.6
USA 255.6 256.4 259.0
W Europe 181.4 187.8 197.3

Updated: 23rd February 2017