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

  • In Asia, quotes are for China di-isononyl phthalate (DINP)/dioctyl terephthalate (DOTP) domestic and import prices (Ex-Tank East China, CFR China), NE Asia DINP FOB export prices, East Asia dioctyl phthalate (DOP) CFR import prices
  • Spot FD NWE price assessments are for DOP, DINP, dipropyl heptyl phthalate (DPHP) and DOTP. Commentary and ad hoc prices for di-isodecyl phthalate (DIDP), dioctyl adipate (DOA) and trioctyl trimellitate (TOTM)
  • In the US, seven grades are quoted on a DEL EOR basis, DOP, DINP, DPHP, DOTP, DOA, TOTM and di-isononyl-cyclohexane dicarboxylate (DINCH)
  • Commentary can include prices for feedstocks, production capacities, market developments and an analysis of the dynamics between the ortho-phthalate and non ortho-phthalate plasticizer markets, including factors such as changes in legislation

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Plasticizers Methodology – 8 June 2020


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for plasticizers. ICIS quotes plasticizer 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 more, please […]