The ICIS Glycol Ethers report is published weekly in Asia, Europe and the US

  • Butyl glycol (BG) in Asia is assessed for spot bulk cargoes in SE Asia and the Chinese domestic market
  • The European report covers spot prices for BG and butyl di glycol (BdG) in NWE on a FD basis
  • The US covers both monthly contract and spot prices for BG and BdG
  • Follow price drivers and fluctuations in order to make informed business decisions

Active Documents

Glycol Ethers Methodology Consultation 2021


ICIS is implementing a process of rolling consultation on all of its pricing methodologies. This consultation paper is part of this formal process and covers all of the ICIS primary price points included in the glycol ethers weekly publications. The consultation asks both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS pricing methodology and questions […]

Glycol Ethers Methodology – 8 April 2021


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for glycol ethers. ICIS quotes glycol ethers 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. For a copy of an archived methodology document, please email To find out […]