The ICIS Weekly Margin – Polypropylene (PP) Europe Analytics is published weekly

  • The analytics contains the business model, the margin calculation, the difference between integrated and non-integrated and model yield pattern and calculation
  • There are 14 pricing inputs used to generate the full content of the analytics, including PP, Naphtha, Ethylene, Propylene and Gasoline
  • The longer range views look at spot versus contract margin (integrated), spot versus contract margin (stand alone) and spot versus buy spot/sell domestic margin. The report also looks at combining PP and PE margins.
  • The margin analytics are designed to complement ICIS’ highly regarded pricing data and provides a clear indication of the direction of business cash costs and cash margins, forming a basis for informed market positioning by sellers, buyers and traders

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Polypropylene Europe Variable Margin Analytics Methodology – 28 May 2019


This document provides methodology support for customers using ICIS Polypropylene Europe Variable Margins. ICIS continuously develops, reviews and revises its methodologies in consultation with industry participants. For a copy of an archived methodology document, please email To find out more, please see Polypropylene-Europe-Variable-Margin-Analytics-Methodology-28-May-2019