Statistics and analysis of China's sulphur market in 2013
XU Na;Power Plant,Jinchuan Group Co.,Ltd.;
Statistics and analysis of China's sulphur market in 2013 are carried out. China imported 10 551 kt of sulphur in 2013 with decrease of 5. 8% compared with 2012. In the first half of 2013,sulphur market had weakened and the sulphur price continued to decline. Sulphur prices rebounded in the fourth quarter due to decreasing supply and increasing price of sulphur. The factors influencing current sulphur market are analyzed. It is predicted that market prices of sulphur will remain stable and tend to rise after Spring Festival in 2014 with subsequent sulphur price trend depending on ammonium phosphate market quotation.