The ICIS Weekly Margin – Ethylene Europe Analytics is published weekly

  • It contains the business model, the margin calculation and the model yield pattern and calculation
  • There are 14 pricing inputs used to generate the full content of the analytics, inlcuding both contract and spot prices for different products within NWE
  • Longer range views show LPG versus naphtha feed, contract versus spot and contract margin
  • The margin analytics are designed to complement ICIS’ highly regarded pricing data and provides a clear indication of the direction of business cash costs and cash margins, forming a basis for informed market positioning by sellers, buyers and traders

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Ethylene Europe Variable Margin Analytics Methodology – 28 May 2019


This document provides methodology support for customers using ICIS Ethylene Europe Variable Margins. 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, please see Ethylene-Europe-Margin-Analytics-Methodology-28-May-2019