The ICIS Ethylene report is published weekly in Asia, Europe, US and China

  • Coverage includes daily, real-time price updates through our price alerts and noon snapshots
  • The reports closely monitor cracker developments and cover any turn-arounds or outages that could have an impact on the market
  • The weekly report also has sections on freight rates, and contract pricing, in addition to the spot information
  • They are benchmark reports which means that the prices that we publish are referenced widely in industry contracts
  • Upstream and downstream market coverage helps to provide a complete picture of the ethylene value chain

Active Documents

Ethylene Methodology – 19 August 2015


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for ethylene. ICIS quotes ethylene prices in Europe, Asia-Pacific 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 Ethylene Methodology – 19 August 2015

Ethylene Methodology Consultation 2016


ICIS is implementing a process of rolling consultation on all of its methodologies. This consultation paper is part of this formal process and covers all of the ICIS primary price points included in the ethylene weekly publications. The consultation asked both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS methodology and questions addressing specific ethylene market issues. […]

Archived Documents