The ICIS Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) report is published weekly in Asia and Europe and monthly in the US

  • The Asian report carries two CFR quotes that track import prices of MEK in NE Asia and SE Asia
  • Europe publishes a spot price on a FD NWE basis
  • The US report includes a delivered price and domestic market east of the Rocky Mountains. There are spot prices, for FOB exports and FOB ex-tank sales
  • Market commentary keeps the reader up to date with information on demand and supply, production issues and feedstock movements

Active Documents

Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) 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 methyl ethyl ketone (MEK) weekly publications. The consultation asks both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS pricing methodology […]

Methyl Ethyl Ketone Methodology – 5 March 2024


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for methyl ethyl ketone (MEK). ICIS quotes MEK 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 […]