The ICIS Styrene Report is published weekly in Asia, China, Europe and the US

  •  The Asian report gives an overview of the market with CFR China, domestic China and FOB Korea quotes closely followed by market players on a daily and weekly basis
  • In Europe, spot is assessed on a FOB basis for the current month and the forward month and on a CIF Rdam and FCA Rdam basis. Monthly contracts are FOB ARA for barges and trucks and FCA Rdam basis
  • US markets cover monthly contracts and spot for FOB export business
  •  In China, the report covers spot prices for Chinese domestic and import markets, East China ex-tank, South China delivered and CFR China Main Port (CMP)
  • The reports are used to establish pricing terms with suppliers or customers and to plan for the future. It is an important source of information which is very useful for business requirements

Active Documents

Styrene Methodology Consultation 2016

Consultation

ICIS is implementing a process of rolling consultation on all of its methodologies. This consultation paper is part of this formal process and covers all of the ICIS primary price points included in the styrene weekly publications. The consultation asked both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS methodology and questions addressing specific styrene market issues. Click […]

Styrene Consultation Responses 2016

Response Summary

Background ICIS is implementing a process of rolling consultation on all of its pricing methodologies. Consultation paper GMC03/16 is part of this formal process and covers all of the ICIS primary price points included in the styrene weekly publications. The consultation asked both general questions about the suitability of the ICIS pricing methodology and questions […]

Styrene Methodology – 8 June 2016

Methodology

This is the ICIS pricing methodology for styrene. ICIS quotes styrene 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 Styrene Methodology – 8 June 2016

Archived Documents