The ICIS Methylene Chloride report is published weekly in Asia, Europe and the US

  • Asian monthly spot prices are quoted for drummed material on a FOB China and CIF SE Asia basis and for bulk material on a CIF India basis
  • In Europe, the spot prices are published on a FD basis for NWE and Med, while FOB prices are for NWE
  • Spot prices in the US are quoted on an FOB USG basis
  • Commentary includes graphs comparing feedstocks or regional prices, production news and helps the reader obtain a full picture of the market developments

Active Documents

Methylene Chloride 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 methylene chloride weekly publications. The consultation asks both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS pricing methodology and questions […]

Methylene Chloride Methodology – 8 April 2021


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for methylene chloride. ICIS quotes methylene chloride prices in Europe and Asia. US price history is available for FOB USG; quote discontinued on 4 June 2013. ICIS continuously develops, reviews and revises its methodologies in consultation with industry participants. Previous versions of this methodology can be found under Archived […]