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 supply-demand balance, export-import information, contract price negotiations and general sentiment for price direction
  • The latest prices and trends on upstream markets benzene, propylene, and crude oil prices are also given

Active Documents

Cumene Methodology – 18 April 2018


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for cumene. ICIS quotes cumene prices in the US. ICIS continuously develops, reviews and revises its methodologies in consultation with industry participants. Previous versions of this methodology can be found under Archived Documents. To find out more, please see Cumene-Methodology-13-April-2018