- Oil drilling chemicals
- Drilling fluid additives
- Rubber & Plastic additives
- Fine chemicals
- Water treatment
In 2012, the ‘Peak Season ’for Xanthan Gum in China is from July to September with the price going up
from 33,000yuan/T to 37,000yuan/T. With stable production capacity, market demand was lagged behind.
Meanwhile some of the manufacturers intend to occupy the market with lower price. Therefore its price was
all the way going down.
In January, 2013, the average price for Xanthan Gum food grade in China is around 30330.65yuan/T;
in December, it was 27,250yuan/T, which decreased by 3080.65yuan/T, that is 10.16%. In 2012, the maximum
average price inland is 36241.94yuan/T; in 2013, the maximum average price inland is 30333.33yuan/T, which
decreased by 16.3% .
Currently, the mainstream ordering price for Xanthan Gum is still going down, and there is no sign of rebound.
Generally speaking, the market for Xanthan Gum is still pessimistic. Besides, the Guar Gum originated in India is
constantly influenced by international market, which suppresses the price of Chinese Xanthan Gum to some
degree. Therefore in 2014, Xanthan Gum in China will still be depressed without appropriate and sufficient