The ICIS Benzene reports are covered globally in real time, with daily and weekly coverage available from this volatile and dynamic market

  • In Asia, weekly spot prices are covered in Korea, NE Asia and SE Asia and monthly contract prices on a CFR Asia basis
  • In Europe, price quotes are a mixture of spot numbers, so we look at the current month as well as the forward month. We also report the monthly contract price
  • In the US, prices are assessed for monthly contracts and weekly spot prices
  • In China, there are a range of reports, including the weekly BTX report, ICIS Benzene China Monthly and an annual report
  • Our expert reporters in each region speak to a wide cross section of industry sources and provide reliable, unbiased assessements, crucial to decision making

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Benzene Methodology – 21 September 2018


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for benzene. ICIS quotes benzene 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. For a copy of an archived methodology document, please email To find out more, please […]