ICIS price reporting for regional Ethyl acetate markets is unparalleled in its ability to keep you on top of the information you need.
Our network of price reporters delivers direct and regular insights into the local markets they work in.
Use ICIS information to:
- Inform your internal data models
- Substantiate your position in negotiations
- Set terms for settlements and contracts
Ethyl acetate news and market information products from ICIS
We offer the following regional Ethyl acetate coverage to keep you informed of factors and developments affecting prices in the Europe Ethyl acetate marketplace.
Price Reporting – More information about the price reports we publish on Ethyl acetate
Independent price assessments and market coverage
Price History – More information about the historical price data we publish on Gas
Track historical price data
News & analysis
News & Analysis - News & market analysis specifically relating to Ethyl acetate
Breaking news of latest developments affecting the markets.
Insight and analysis of factors driving prices.
Updated to Q4 2016
Following significant hikes in the third quarter of 2016, European prices reached their peak in quarter four. A series of unfortunate events befell the Indian export industry in October and limited material sold to Europe. The bankruptcy of Hanjin shipping company saw hikes in shipping rates as well as feedstock costs climbing to make shipping to Europe a much riskier proposition.
The market balanced in November and prices stabilised with less errant individual deals. Importers had to adjust their buying habits as limited feedstocks meant that material was not always available short term in markets such as India. Long term planning became essential.
Prices began to drop in November and continued into December but not to the levels seen during the summer. As demand drops before Christmas, traders have begun competing on prices in an effort to move the last of their stock. This has pulled prices down at the end of the year.
ICIS provides pricing information, news and analysis for all major petrochemical and chemical markets, including Ethyl acetate.
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 Ethyl acetate. 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.
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 Ethyl acetate, 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.