The ICIS Hydrochloric Acid report is published weekly in a combined report for Europe and the US

  • For the European section, the report includes FD prices for 33% technical grade material in a host of local markets including Germany, Belgium, Northern France and the Mediterranean
  • The US price section contains an ex-works price for the US Gulf
  • The report also keeps a close eye on the US chlorine market, to provide further perspective
  • To support the price assessments, the report includes details supply and demand, trade flows, production at various plants, inventories and market sentiment

Active Documents

Hydrochloric Acid Methodology Consultation 2024


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 hydrochloric acid weekly publications. The consultation asks both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS pricing methodology and questions […]

Hydrochloric Acid Methodology – 5 March 2024


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for hydrochloric acid. ICIS quotes hydrochloric acid prices in Europe and the US. 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 more, […]