The ICIS Chemical Tanker Shipping Report is published weekly on the shipment of chemicals loading from Europe, the US and Asia

  • All three reports focus on small chemical tankers generally up to 50,000 tonnes, and include freight rate assessments as well as commentary on the spot market
  • Freight rates are assessed after weekly interaction with key industry players, including traders, ship charterers, ship brokers, vessel owners and agents
  • Track shipping enquiries and fixtures within the spot market, highlighting interesting chemical movements from one region to another
  •  The reports contain the latest fixtures: chemical cargoes, their size, destination and freight rates obtained mostly from brokers but also from other shipping sources

Active Documents

Chemical Tanker Shipping Methodology Consultation 2024


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

Chemical Tanker Shipping Methodology – 4 April 2024


This is the ICIS methodology for Chemical Tanker Shipping. ICIS Chemical Tanker Shipping reports are designed to provide a guideline for freight rates in the chemical tanker shipping sector. 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 […]