Polystyrene Middle East-South Asia Transcript
The ICIS Middle East South Asia polystyrene (PS) weekly report enjoys a strong benchmark status in the Middle East and is used as a reference by several players in South Asia.
The report captures price movements in the Gulf Corporation Council (GCC) and the East Mediterranean (East Med), as well as Iran, India and Pakistan.
General purpose polystyrene (GPPS) and high impact polystyrene (HIPS) are covered.
The report delves into market factors that affect prices, including feedstock costs, supply and demand fundamentals and freight rates.
While providing analysis of the current situation, the report also outlines emerging trends that could influence pricing in the near future.
In addition, it lists plant turnarounds, outages and start-ups. It also tracks changes in freight rates on a weekly basis.
By communicating with a wide cross-section of market players, including buyers and sellers, ICIS has maintained the accuracy and credibility of the report and enhanced its status as an independent and objective price reporting service.
The ICIS PS report helps industry players make informed trading and business decisions.