China Chemicals Market

Trusted China Chemicals Market Intelligence 

Expert insights into this developing global chemical hub

China's influence on global chemical markets is substantial and growing. With it, a host of opportunities and risks that affect both local and international players are emerging. Understanding Chinese markets has never been more important.

ICIS is a leading authority on China's chemical markets, providing essential information on pricing, market trends, local developments and supply/demand. Coupled with expert analysis and real-time news, we enable international chemical players to stay competitive and profitably navigate Chinese markets.

We provide unrivalled coverage of:

  • Plastics / Polymers
  • Olefins
  • Aromatics
  • Oleochemicals
  • Surfactants
  • Feedstocks
  • Base Oils / Lubes
  • Fertilizers
  • Solvents
  • Rubber

Pricing Information Pricing information

Our weekly and monthly reports provide key insights into price trends in China, to support your short-term decision-making, negotiations and analyses.

  • Import and export spot and contract prices
  • Commentary on supply/demand, trading activity and up/downstream markets
  • Data on inventory levels and price margins 
  • Plant and production news
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In-depth market studies In-depth market studies

Anticipate where the Chinese market is heading and create robust plans for production and investment activity with ICIS China-specific annual studies. The reports support your planning and research by providing:

  • Supply and demand forecast data and analysis
  • Import/export levels and capacity expansion plans
  • Downstream demand overview and outlook 
  • Analysis on key issues and developments in the market
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Supply and demand data Supply and demand data

ICIS Supply and Demand data empowers you to make long-term, evidence-based decisions, by providing upstream, midstream and downstream supply and demand data from 1978, right up until 2030.

  • Easy to use - search, model and export through our online interface
  • Wide-ranging - 100 markets from 1978 up to 2030
  • Accurate - fully reconciled data, updated quarterly
  • Supported - ICIS analysts available to answer your questions
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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
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