PTA futures close lower
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
ZHENGZHOU, June 13 (Xinhua) -- PTA (purified terephthalic acid) futures closed lower Thursday on the Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange (ZCE).
The most active PTA contract for September delivery lost 6 yuan (0.87 U.S. dollars) to close at 5,224 yuan per tonne.
On Thursday, the total trading volume for 11 listed PTA futures contracts on the ZCE was 2,467,744 lots with a turnover of 63.53 billion yuan.
As the world's largest producer and consumer of PTA, China listed PTA futures on the ZCE in 2006 ...