The ICIS Polyethylene Pipe grade Report is published weekly in Asia, Europe and Middle East-South Asia

  • The Asian report assesses pipe grade high-density polyethylene (HDPE) for CFR China, Vietnam and SE Asia assessments (dutiable and non-dutiable) for HDPE100 and HDPE80, covering both the natural and black compounded grades.
  • Europe covers domestic prices for black, compounded pressure grades, HDPE100 and HDPE 80 on a FD NWE basis.
  • The Middle East-South Asia report assesses the price movements of black natural HDPE100 and HDPE80 grades. It currently includes price quotes on imports into the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), the East Mediterranean and India.
  • In addition, reports include analysis of price-moving factors such as feedstock costs, supply and demand fundamentals, trends that could influence pricing in the future. Key information on production such as shutdowns and startups is also provided.

Active Documents

Polyethylene Pipe Grade 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 polyethylene pipe grade weekly publications. The consultation asks both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS pricing methodology and […]

Polyethylene Pipe Grade Methodology – 5 February 2024


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for polyethylene pipe grade. ICIS quotes polyethylene pipe grade prices in Europe, Asia and Middle East/South Asia. 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 […]