Polypro IndoPak Guar Gum Market Report – December 8, 2017

Prices firmed slightly since the last report. At this point, it appears that NCDEX speculation (paper trading) is the root cause of the initial price increase. Typical export demand is reported and current market mood indicates that firm pricing is likely to last through the New Year. Seed arrivals from […] Read more »

Polypro IndoPak Guar Gum Market Report – October 30, 2017

The IndoPak guar crop is progressing nicely. DIWALI is over and trading markets have resumed to normal activities. Harvest is underway and will increase over the next month.  Dry conditions are needed and forecasted for the week. Estimates on the total amount of raw material (new crop and carryover) from […] Read more »

Polypro IndoPak Guar Gum Market Report 7-10-2017

IndoPak guar markets have firmed slightly over the past weeks mainly on news of too much rain. i.e., flooding / saturation in some of the key guar areas. Please note the link for “key west Raj districts” as a point of reference to the guar areas. (key west Raj districts) Adjacent […] Read more »

Polypro IndoPak Guar Gum Market Report 7-6-2017

We are pleased to report widespread rain over much of the IndoPak guar growing areas. Sowing is underway in India and Pakistan is expected to follow shortly. The forecast is favorable to promote continued planting across the guar areas.  Market tone is relaxed on the news yet raw material remains […] Read more »

Polypro IndoPak Guar Market Report 6-14-2017

The monsoon continues to advance as per the historic norm. Rainfall in some guar areas will help prepare the soil for planting. Markets are seeking equilibrium. Speculative guar markets (paper) have firmed slightly in reaction to premium prices in the physical markets. Please balance our comments with others. Read more »

Polypro IndoPak Guar Market Report 6-1-2017

The highly speculative Indian guar market is relaxed on news of the monsoon arrival at the southern state of Kerala. We anticipate the Pakistani market will lag but eventually follow India.  As you may recall, the direction of the Indian market is strongly influenced by the NCDEX (paper / leveraged […] Read more »