The ICIS Weekly Margin – Ethylene Glycol Asia Margin Analytics is published weekly

  • It contains the business model, the margin calculation and the difference between integrated and non-integrated analysis
  • The following pricing inputs are used to generate the full content of the report; MEG, DEG, Naphtha, Propylene, Ethylene, Butadiene, Benzene, Toluene and High Sulphur Fuel Oil in NE Asia and SE Asia, as well as Xylene in NE Asia and Gasoline in SE Asia
  • Longer range views show SE Asian margin versus NE Asian margin (integrated)
  • The margin reports 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 Glycol Asia Variable Margin Report Methodology – 3 October 2022


This document is intended to provide methodology support for customers receiving the ICIS Weekly Margin – EG Asia report. Please note that the margin measured is that for monoethylene glycol (MEG), with the higher molecular weight glycols considered as co-products. ICIS continuously develops, reviews and revises its methodologies in consultation with industry participants. Previous versions […]