With raw materials being key cost drivers of FMCG companies, sourcing and procurement strategies are critical to profit margins. Reliable market intelligence and skilful negotiation can help you achieve significant price advantages.
ICIS global pricing data, news and analytics enable you to develop a data-driven sourcing and procurement approach. Backed by a global team of editors and consultants, our data, insights, and price and supply demand forecast analysis are verified and reliable, to help you address questions such as:
Short-term price and market outlook:
What are the weekly/daily prices of chemical?
ICIS pricing reports provide regional price assessments of all key petrochemicals traded regionally and globally. They are published daily or weekly, enabling you to keep track of trading prices, understand price drivers/fluctuations and have a reliable benchmark for contract price settlements.
Mid- to long term planning:
What are the forecast prices for raw materials such as PE and PP in the next 12 months?
ICIS consultants forecast the likely trading prices of key raw materials in the coming 12 months based on the supply and demand dynamics and market developments.
Will there be supply/demand imbalances over the long run that can push up prices of commodities such as toluene and ethylene oxide?
ICIS Supply and Demand data enables you to gain a mid- to long-term view of key raw material markets.
It offers a breakdown of:
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