Polycarbonate CIS prices, markets & analysis

ICIS has recently expanded its Polycarbonate market coverage, and now provides price reporting and analysis for countries within the CIS region.

Using ‘on the ground’ experts, ICIS Polycarbonate coverage provides independent, trusted price assessments and regional market commentary, enabling you to track buyer behaviour and make evidence-based trading decisions.

Use ICIS information to:

  • Assess CPT import figures and negotiate using the latest market prices
  • Track CIS trade and price levels to maximise trading opportunities
  • Identify trade patterns and arbitrage opportunities with Asia and Europe
  • Assess supply and demand with monthly pricing and trade information
  • Monitor economic and geo-political factors affecting the CIS region

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Polycarbonate Overview transcript


Polycarbonate is a type of high-specification engineering plastic. Its major markets are in the electronic sectors such as: computers and business equipment, optical media, glazing sheet products and in the automotive industry.


Polycarbonate is naturally transparent, has high strength, toughness, heat resistance and excellent dimensional and colour stability.


The raw material for polycarbonate is bisphenol-A or BPA.


China is the largest importer and user of th resin in Asia given its huge manufacturing base. The market is fast-moving and is over supplied.


The spot market is active and liquid with major sellers from Korea, Taiwan, Japan southeast Asia, the US and Europe.

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Polycarbonate news and market information products from ICIS

We offer the following regional Polycarbonate coverage to keep you informed of factors and developments affecting prices in the CIS Polycarbonate marketplace.

  • Price reporting

    Price Reporting – More information about the price reports we publish on Polycarbonate

    Independent price assessments and market coverage

  • Price history

    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 Polycarbonate

    Breaking news of latest developments affecting the markets.

    Insight and analysis of factors driving prices.