Nylon 6 Production Cost Analysis 2019

Nylon 6 is a semicrystalline polyamide. It is known by several other names like Perlon, Dederon, Nylatron, Capron, Ultramid, Akulon, Kapron, and Durethan. The largest application of Nylon 6 is in the textile industry for the production of synthetic fibres. It is also used to make plastic films used in food and packaging industry.  

Procurement Resource provides an in-depth cost analysis of Nylon 6 production. The report incorporates the manufacturing process with detailed process and material flow, capital investment, operating costs along with financial expenses and depreciation charges. The study is based on the latest prices and other economic data available. We also offer additional analysis of the report with detailed breakdown of all cost components (Capital Investment Details, Production Cost Details, Economics for another Plant Location, Dynamic Cost Model).


Nylon 6 Production through ring-opening Polymerization

Nylon 6 Production through Two Step Polymerisation
  • Nylon 6 Production through Two Step Polymerisation

    The report is a detailed cost analysis of production of nylon 6 through a two step polymerisation of caprolactam which produces nylon 6 chips as the final product.

    Analysis Basis: Germany

    Period of Analysis: Q3 2019

    Starting at USD 1199

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