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Dimethyl Terephthalate Methodology – April 2013

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Dimethyl terephthalate (DMT) is used mainly to produce polyester resins, fibres and films as well as engineering resins. The polyesters generated are employed in fibres used by the textile industry, the manufacture of food and beverage containers such as polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles, and polyester film which has applications in photography, computers, audio-visual equipment and packaging. DMT is […]

Dimethyl Terephthalate Price Report

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The ICIS Dimethyl Terephthalate (DMT) report is published weekly in Europe The European DMT report covers monthly pricing on a FD NWE basis Prices are taken from a calculation made with upstream paraxylene and quarterly methanol contract prices The text explains the development of the markets including upstream markets and downstream movements The report provides […]

Dimethyl Terephthalate

For those looking to keep abreast of the global Dimethyl terephthalate market, our independent, unbiased pricing information, news and market analysis is an invaluable resource. Whether you buy or sell Dimethyl terephthalate or related products, you need to know about the prices and the factors driving the prices in the global Dimethyl terephthalate market as […]

Diammonium Phosphate Methodology – March 2013

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DAP (Diammonium Phosphate), MAP (Monoammonium Phosphate) and TSP (Triple superphosphate) are the most commonly traded phosphate fertilizers. DAP is produced by combining phosphoric acid with ammonia. It contains 18% nitrogen and 46% phosphorus pentoxide. It is widely produced in granular form for direct application as a fertilizer or for blending with other types of fertilizers, and in the non granular form for use in […]

Diammonium Phosphate

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 Diammonium phosphate market, whether you buy or sell Diammonium phosphate or related products. From daily and weekly reports containing price assessments obtained by our network of local reporters, […]

Cyclohexane Methodology – September 2013

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The major outlet for cyclohexane is in the production of intermediates such as adipic acid, caprolactam and hexamethylenediamine used in the manufacture ofnylon. Adipic acid, used mainly to make nylon 6,6 fibre, accounts for about 60% of cyclohexane consumption. More than 70% of the world’s caprolactam, the monomer for nylon 6, is made from cyclohexane via the intermediate cyclohexanone. Cyclohexane […]

Cyclohexane Price Report

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The ICIS Cyclohexane report is published weekly in Europe and the US Both Europe and the US publish a monthly contract price A delta is formulated and then added to the benzene contract price to yield the monthly cyclohexane formula price Use ICIS to follow fluctuations and understand factors driving them, input into your own […]

Cyclohexane

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 Cyclohexane market, whether you buy or sell Cyclohexane or related products. From daily and weekly reports containing price assessments obtained by our network of local reporters, to the […]

Cumene Methodology – September 2013

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Cumene is the main feedstock for phenol/acetone production and demand is driven by market growth for the derivatives of phenol and acetone such as bis-phenol A, phenolic resins and caprolactam. Other uses for cumene are as a thinner for paints, lacquers and enamels, and as a constituent of some petroleum-based solvents. It is also used in manufacturing polymerisation catalysts, catalyst for acrylic […]

Cumene Price Report

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The ICIS Cumene report is published weekly in the US The weekly US report includes a formula-based price assessment, which is updated monthly upon confirmation of benzene and refinery-grade propylene prices The formula is an average of several industry reference formulas The report offers market commentaries that include details of trade transactions, news on the […]