Butanediol Asia prices, markets & analysis

Stay abreast of the regional Butanediol markets that matter to you.

From pricing information to the analysis you need to understand it, ICIS coverage of regionalButanediol markets is second to none.

Use ICIS information to:

  • Follow price drivers and fluctuations
  • Inform your internal market modelling
  • Back up your negotiations
  • Determine settlement and contract terms

What's covered in our Asia Butanediol price report
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ICIS publishes a weekly report for Butanediol, BDO, in Asia providing a CFR China main port spot price assessment for material traded in bulk and drums.

Information on Chinese domestic business traded on a delivered basis is also included in the report.


This helps subscribers keep on top of what’s happening in the key China market. We track scheduled and unscheduled production outages and downstream demand drivers to ensure the prevailing demand and supply conditions are clearly communicated to customers.


Coverage of monthly contract discussions between key manufacturers and buyers in Taiwan and Korea gives subscribers the most comprehensive view of the prevailing market sentiment.


Information in the report is based upon close contact with a wide range of producers, traders, distributors and end users, and ensuring that the information is both timely and impartial.


Our in depth coverage of the market has led to ICIS published prices becoming a benchmark for spot transactions as well as a component in contract settlements in Asia.

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