Propylene Prices, markets & analysis
ICIS has a network of locally based reporters providing coverage of regional Propylene markets. They provide not just pricing information, but an in-depth understanding of the factors driving prices and market fluctuations.
Whichever regional markets you need to track, our independent price assessments and market coverage will keep you fully up-to-date so you can always negotiate with confidence.
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- Optimise deals and negotiations
Propylene China Transcript
The ICIS weekly China propylene report focuses on developments in Asia’s largest and most influential spot market. What happens in China can impact prices throughout the region
The report contains a CFR China assessment and tracks the key domestic ex-Tank benchmark prices in Shangdong and East China. The assessment for the Chinese market takes into account deals and discussions through the week. Propylene prices in other regions such as northeast and South China are mentioned in the text.
Updated information on the operating rates of propylene facilities in the country, is provided alongside an estimate of the daily traded volumes from producers in Shangdong, the largest spot trading hub in China.
The weekly report also has information on the shutdown-schedule, and production developments at propylene facilities and crackers in China.
Aside from this, the report provides data on the monthly propylene import volume into China and an update of the weekly performance of the key derivative markets ranging from polypropylene to acrylic acid.
ICIS editors in Singapore and Shanghai collaborate, on this report, ensuring a valuable mix of local detail and international context.
This report is part of our extensive coverage of the olefins market in Asia.
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ICIS has a global network of reporters in Houston, London, Singapore, Shanghai, Mumbai and Moscow, providing unrivalled coverage of established and emerging markets. Our locally based experts report on prices and the factors driving prices in their region, generating a depth of insight that is only possible by developing contacts and building local knowledge.
This local market insight, combined with our expertise in price reporting, enables us to produce independent and unbiased price assessments, relied upon by key market makers for their decision making.
Our petrochemical and chemical pricing information is published in individual reports, dependent on the different regions we cover, for markets such as Propylene.
ICIS provides pricing information, news and analysis for all major petrochemical and chemical markets, including Propylene.
We offer unbiased and independent price reporting, with our price assessments being widely quoted as benchmarks in contracts.
Our information is collected from market participants by our global network of reporters, delivering unrivalled coverage of established and emerging markets, including China and Asia.
ICIS price assessments are based on information gathered from a wide cross section of the market, comprising consumers, producers, traders and distributors. Confirmed deals, verified by both buyer and seller, provide the foundation of our price assessments, giving you a robust reference for your negotiations.
ICIS collects pricing data on a wide range of chemical, energy and fertilizer products, including Propylene. Our extensive experience in price reporting means we can offer you access to historical data dating back more than 20 years for certain commodities.
Our time series of pricing data enables you to build and model trends, to get a view of where markets might be heading. The data service includes charting functionality, allowing you to chart and download multiple data series for manipulation in your own internal models. You can also export data to Excel via the ICIS dashboard service.
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ICIS price assessments are based on information gathered from a wide cross-section of the market, comprising consumers, producers, traders and distributors from more than 250 reporters world-wide. Confirmed deals, verified by both buyer and seller, provide the foundation of our price assessments.
Our in-depth market knowledge drives our specialist focus, as we recognise the importance of individual market dynamics and not a one-size-fits-all approach.
Over 25 years of reporting on key chemicals markets, including Propylene, has brought global recognition of our methodology as being unbiased, authoritative and rigorous in preserving our editorial integrity. Our global network of reporters in Houston, London, Singapore, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Mumbai, Perth and Moscow ensures unrivalled coverage of established and emerging markets.