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Market intelligence for China’s commodity markets

Developments in China’s petrochemical industry continue to affect the global marketplace. It is therefore vital for domestic and international market participants to keep track of changes within the country, to know where opportunities lie.

ICIS has long been recognised as a reliable source of information on the Chinese markets, providing comprehensive pricing intelligence, real-time news, supply and demand data, in-depth analysis and consultancy support. Locally based experts compile reports and analysis in both English and Chinese, to support market participants within Asia, as well as international players seeking to trade or invest in China.

Chemicals

Chemicals

ICIS covers all the key chemical markets including plastics/polymers, olefins, rubber, aromatics, fertilizers and derivative industries, plus more than 170 upstream and downstream chemical products. Our comprehensive market intelligence is relied upon by producers, traders and end-users around the world, and our price assessments are widely used as a benchmark for settling contracts.

Energy

Energy

Our energy coverage includes trusted pricing and market intelligence for key energy markets such as petroleum, natural gas, LNG, LPG and so much more. We provide not only the latest pricing information but also analyses, to give you deeper insights into China’s local energy market.

Carbon

Carbon Emissions

ICIS provides a suite of tools designed to help traders, analysts and compliance managers understand the impact of policy and regulatory developments, identify risks, and develop their trading strategy within China’s seven pilot schemes.

  • Analysts’ updates and breaking news stories
  • Behaviour-driven forecasts for China’s ETS
  • CCERs issuance projects and forecasts
  • Monthly market briefings on developments and key issues

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Consulting

Consulting

Our specialist consultancy team offers the insights, intelligence and data you need to successfully enter and participate in China’s chemical markets. We give you a clear view of the opportunities and risks presented, to help you:

  • Identify and analyse market trends
  • Understand new markets
  • Formulate M&A, distribution and restructuring strategies
  • Benchmark your performance

Why choose ICIS?

Why choose ICIS?

ICIS is a voice of authority on China’s chemical industry, providing unrivalled insight into the country’s dynamic markets with independent reporting and analysis, backed by historical, current and forecasted data. Our local market experts work with a global team of analysts, adhering to stringent editorial standards to deliver a range of pioneering tools and services to our customers.

With over 30 years in the industry, ICIS is a leading provider of global chemicals, energy and fertilizer market intelligence. Our team of international experts deliver in-depth insights into specific markets, as well as a clear overview of the latest developments in key global industries. ICIS pricing, reporting, forecasting and analyses are trusted by market participants worldwide.

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