Purified Terephthalic Acid Overview

With a network of price reporters across Asia, Europe and the US, ICIS is fully equipped to keep you updated on everything that happens in the global Terephthalic acid market, whether you buy or sell Terephthalic acid or related products.

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Reports for Purified Terephthalic Acid

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Purified Terephthalic Acid Methodology Consultation 2017


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 PTA weekly publications. The consultation asks both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS pricing methodology and questions addressing specific […]

Purified Terephthalic Acid Methodology – 6 October 2017


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for purified terephthalic acid (PTA). ICIS quotes PTA in Europe, Asia-Pacific (including the Chinese domestic market) and the USA. 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 PTA-Methodology-6-October-2017

Archived Documents