The ICIS Engineering Plastics report is published monthly in Europe and as Polyacetal in Asia, and weekly as Polybutylene Terephthalate in Asia.

  • Polyacetal (POM) and polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) are covered under the engineering plastics umbrella
  • Asia covers spot prices in NE Asia, India and China
  • In Europe, POM and PBT (for filled, unfilled and flame retardant grade) are quoted for quarterly contracts, on a FD NWE basis
  • The report provides its readers with accurate and reliable market intelligence

Active Documents

Engineering Plastics 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 engineering plastics weekly publications. The consultation asks both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS pricing methodology and questions […]

Engineering Plastics Methodology – 30 June 2023


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for engineering plastics. ICIS quotes engineering plastics prices in Europe and Asia. 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, […]