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

  • The report 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 report, 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 reports 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 Margin Analytics Methodology – 25 April 2019


This document is intended to provide methodology support for customers receiving the ICIS Weekly Margin – PP Europe Analytics. 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 […]