ICIS is implementing a process of rolling consultation on all of its methodologies. This consultation paper is part of this formal process and covers all of the ICIS primary price points included in the acetic acid weekly publications.

The consultation asked both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS methodology and questions addressing specific acetic acid market issues.

Click here to view the Acetic Acid Methodology Consultation 2017

ICIS Decision

There were no formal responses to consultation GMC 02/17. ICIS will not be proposing any immediate changes to the methodology of the acetic acid reports. Any decision to change this methodology will be communicated to subscribers using the usual channels and with the usual notice period.

ICIS continues to welcome any feedback on its acetic acid methodology outside of the formal consultation process.

To provide further comments or feedback please contact Barbara Ortner, Head of Market Reporting:

Consultation on this document closed on 27 February 2017