The ICIS Ethyl Benzene report is published weekly in Europe and the US

  • The report takes both the current spot levels for benzene and styrene into account as well as the monthly ethylene contract price and the Dollar to Euro exchange rate and formulates the cost of ethyl benzene production
  • It allows the player to determine whether the EB route for styrene production is financially viable depending on where prices are for ethylene, benzene and styrene
  • For Europe there is a spot range for FOB NWE prices
  • In the US the spot price is on an FOB USG basis
  • Relevant information from upstream markets, production issues and other regions included in the weekly commentary

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Ethyl Benzene Methodology – 13 April 2018


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for ethyl benzene. ICIS quotes ethyl benzene prices in Europe 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. To find out more, please see Ethyl-Benzene-Methodology-13-April-2018