The ICIS Fatty acids report is published weekly in Asia, Europe and the US

  • Our Asian report covers market prices for SE Asia, NE Asia and Japan for nine different grades including C8, C10, C8-10, C12, C14, C16 and C18
  • The European report provides quarterly contract prices in NWE for four grades of material: tallow-oleic and tallow-stearic, derived from animal fats and palm-oleic and palm stearic, sourced from vegetable oils
  • In the US contracts are monthly and are for four grades of C18 and one grade of C16
  • Use reports to develop internal analytical models and optimise deals and negotiations

Active Documents

Fatty Acids Methodology – 12 November 2020


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for fatty acids. ICIS covers fractionated fatty acids in Asia-Pacific, North America and Europe. 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 […]