Methanol Overview

ICIS provides independent and unbiased information on Methanol pricing, Methanol news and Methanol analysis for the global Methanol market. Our network of price reporters, based in Asia, Europe and the US, deliver local insight for each of these markets, which is published in our individual weekly and daily price reports.

If you buy or sell Methanol or related products, our reports, news and market intelligence will give you the prices and analysis of the factors driving the prices that you need to make confident commercial decisions.

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Methanol Methodology – 5 April 2018


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for methanol. ICIS quotes methanol prices in Europe, Asia-Pacific, China and the US Gulf. ICIS continuously develops, reviews and revises its methodologies in consultation with industry participants. Previous versions of this methodology can be found under Archived Documents. To find out more, please see Methanol-Methodology-5-April-2018

Methanol Methodology Consultation 2019


ICIS is implementing a process of rolling consultation on all of its pricing methodologies. This consultation paper is part of this formal process and covers all of the ICIS primary price points included in the methanol weekly publications. The consultation asks both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS pricing methodology and questions addressing […]