Methanol Asia prices, markets & analysis

ICIS offers a wide range of short-to-long term information solutions for the growing ethylene glycol industry.

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  • Follow price fluctuations and drivers
  • Monitor supply/demand dynamics
  • Input into your own internal analytical models
  • Negotiate contracts using a direct price reference

What's covered in our Asia Methanol price report
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ICIS produces a weekly methanol report which contains price quotes for China, Korea, Taiwan, India and southeast Asia (SE Asia).


The report has a section on production news, capturing any significant production developments throughout the week. A discussion of supply and demand fundamentals is also included.


We talk to a wide number of industry players to collect an objective source of information for our assessments. Price assessments are based on information gathered throughout the week for cargo delivered in Asia 4-6 weeks forward.


ICIS has covered this chemical for around 15 years. This publication is essential to our subscribers and is used as one of the benchmarks in the market for contract pricing which is priced as a formula of current publication spot values.

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