Styrene China prices, markets & analysis

Stay ahead of China’s styrene industry with unrivalled pricing and market intelligence direct from the region.

  • Weekly price reports
  • News and market commentary
  • In-depth annual studies
  • Supply and demand data (up to 2030)

Use ICIS information to:

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

What's covered in our China Styrene price report
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The styrene monomer (SM) China report is published weekly. It covers spot trading in the Chinese domestic and import market and gives users clear and timely price assessments, for East China ex-tank and South China delivered and cost and freight (CFR) China Main Port (CMP) prices.


The report gives readers in depth analysis and changes in China’s SM market. It also includes data of spot inventories in East China, the operating data of SM producers and downstream expandable polystyrene (EPS), polystyrene (PS) and acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) units.


This comprehensive view helps readers clearly understand the driving forces behind price changes. All the information in the report comes from our dedicated reporters who closely track trading and have a deep understanding of the SM market.


The report is used by our customers to establish their own pricing terms with suppliers or customers and to plan for the future. It is an important source of information which is very useful for their business requirements.

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