The ICIS Acetic Acid reports are covered in Asia, Europe and the US

  • Spot prices for NE Asia, SE Asia, south Asia on a CFR basis, ex-tank prices for the key east China market in yuan, FOB China price
  •  European quarterly contract prices, a monthly contract price and a spot price range on a FD NWE basis
  • US FOB export prices
  • Daily and weekly reports from China including ex-tank east China, ex-tank south China, delivered north China and FOB China Main Port
  • Reports cover information on feedstocks, imports/exports and production issues when applicable

Active Documents

Acetic Acid Methodology Consultation 2023


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

Acetic Acid Methodology – 4 December 2023


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for acetic acid. ICIS quotes acetic acid prices in Europe, Asia-Pacific 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. For a copy of an archived methodology document, please email To find […]