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Acrylic Acid
C3H4O2
Technical/Esterification/Polymerization Grade (ca. 94% purity); Glacial Grade (98% – 99.7% purity).
Production of acrylate esters, adhesives, plastic additives, coatings, paints and textiles, super absorbents, dispersants, thickeners, flocculants and detergent co-builders.
Allyl acrylate; ethyl acrylate; polyacrylic acid.
/analysis/acrylic-acid-production-cost
  • Propylene + oxygen (oxidation)
  • Glycerol + oxygen (dehydration/oxidation)
  • Acetylene + oxygen + water (hydrocarboxylation)
  • Acrylonitrile + water (hydrolysis)
  • Propylene + oxygen (oxidation)
  • Glycerol + oxygen (dehydration/oxidation)
  • Acetylene + oxygen + water (hydrocarboxylation)
  • Acrylonitrile + water (hydrolysis)
  • Propylene + oxygen (oxidation)
  • Glycerol + oxygen (dehydration/oxidation)
  • Acetylene + oxygen + water (hydrocarboxylation)
  • Acrylonitrile + water (hydrolysis)
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Acrylic Acid (a.k.a. Acroleic Acid, Propenoic Acid) is an unsaturated carboxylic acid, consisting of an ethene substituted by a carboxy group. It is a colorless liquid with a characteristic acrid odor. The presence of a carboxy group in its structure provides anionic character and reactivity with epoxides and alcohols. Acrylic acid is also a versatile monomer employed as building blocks for a variety of polymer formulations.
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This chart presents Acrylic Acid prices in several countries, as follows:
Volume-weighted average transaction prices presented, reflect the average values practiced, including contract and spot transactions in the locations specified.
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Acrylic Acid Prices

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Chart Description. This chart presents Acrylic Acid prices in several countries, as follows:

  • United States: volume-weighted average export price, FOB, encompassing all commercial grades (Note 2)
  • Belgium: volume-weighted average export price, FOB, encompassing all commercial grades (Note 2)
  • China: spot price, ex-works, encompassing all commercial grades (Note 2)
  • Malaysia: volume-weighted average import price, CIF, encompassing all commercial grades
  • Turkey: volume-weighted average import price, CIF, encompassing all commercial grades (Note 1, 2)
  • Brazil: volume-weighted average import price, CIF, encompassing all commercial grades (Note 1)

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Note 2. Price forecasts (upcoming 9-months) available only to subscribers of the ‘Pro’ or 'Business' plans.

Volume-weighted average transaction prices presented, reflect the average values practiced, including contract and spot transactions in the locations specified.

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About Acrylic Acid. Acrylic Acid (a.k.a. Acroleic Acid, Propenoic Acid) is an unsaturated carboxylic acid, consisting of an ethene substituted by a carboxy group. It is a colorless liquid with a characteristic acrid odor. The presence of a carboxy group in its structure provides anionic character and reactivity with epoxides and alcohols. Acrylic acid is also a versatile monomer employed as building blocks for a variety of polymer formulations.

Chemical Formula. C3H4O2

Commercial Grades. Technical/Esterification/Polymerization Grade (ca. 94% purity); Glacial Grade (98% – 99.7% purity).

Uses. Production of acrylate esters, adhesives, plastic additives, coatings, paints and textiles, super absorbents, dispersants, thickeners, flocculants and detergent co-builders.

Raw Materials & Production Processes.

  • Propylene + oxygen (oxidation)
  • Glycerol + oxygen (dehydration/oxidation)
  • Acetylene + oxygen + water (hydrocarboxylation)
  • Acrylonitrile + water (hydrolysis)
  • Propylene + oxygen (oxidation)
  • Glycerol + oxygen (dehydration/oxidation)
  • Acetylene + oxygen + water (hydrocarboxylation)
  • Acrylonitrile + water (hydrolysis)
  • Propylene + oxygen (oxidation)
  • Glycerol + oxygen (dehydration/oxidation)
  • Acetylene + oxygen + water (hydrocarboxylation)
  • Acrylonitrile + water (hydrolysis)

To know more about Acrylic Acid production processes, click here.

Derivatives. Allyl acrylate; ethyl acrylate; polyacrylic acid.

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