The ICIS Phenol Report is published weekly in Asia, China, Europe and the US

  • The Asian report provides CFR China, SE Asia and India assessments
  • The main European quote is a monthly contract on a FD NWE basis, with spot quotes for FOB Rotterdam T2 export, FD NWE and ex-works Russia in roubles
  • In the US, there is a monthly contract price on a delivered basis and a spot FOB export price
  • China has three quotes; CFR China Main Port, ex-tank East China and ex-tank South China
  • Confirmed deals and buy/sell ideas that support our prices are provided in full in the report
  • This comprehensive benchmark report is widely trusted throughout the phenolic chain

Active Documents

Phenol Consultation Responses 2017

Response Summary

Phenol Methodology Consultation – Summary of responses Following the recent announcement that ICIS would be launching a formal methodology consultation process, we have received a number of responses from key market players – one public, three private. To read the public response, anonymised, please click on the link below. Phenol – Response 1 ICIS received in […]

Phenol Methodology – 5 June 2017


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for phenol. ICIS quotes phenol prices in Europe, Asia-Pacific, China 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. To find out more, please see Phenol Methodology – 5 June 2017

Archived Documents