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 December 2017


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. To find out more, please see Fatty-Acids-Methodology-12-December-2017