- ICIS margins complement ICIS’ highly regarded pricing data and provide a clear indication of the direction of business cash costs and cash margins. This informs market positioning by sellers, buyers and traders.
- The methodology document describes the business model, the margin calculation, and the model yield pattern and calculation.
- It identifies the pricing inputs used to generate the full content of the model output, including both contract and spot prices where they exist for different products within the region.
- It identifies the production processes covered in the region.
This document provides methodology support for customers using ICIS Caustic Soda Asia Variable Margins. ICIS continuously develops, reviews and revises its methodologies in consultation with industry participants. For a copy of an archived methodology document, please email Consultation@icis.com To find out more, please see Caustic Soda Asia Variable Margin Analytics Methodology – 18 July 2022