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 – 7 April 2016


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. To find out more, please see Plasticizers Methodology – 7 April 2016

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