The ICIS Vinyl Acetate Monomer (VAM) Report is published weekly in Asia, Europe and the US

  • In Asia, there are four spot price assessments; import prices for NE Asia, SE Asia, south Asia and China main port, all on a CFR basis
  • In Europe, there are contract prices on both a quarterly and monthly basis as well as a spot price, all are quoted on a FD NWE basis
  • In the US there are quarterly contract prices delivered consumer and spot prices on a FOB export basis
  • Commentary includes news on contract talks, spot business, demand issues, as well as any pertinent news on imports, production or feedstocks that could be affecting the market

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Vinyl Acetate Monomer Methodology – 7 November 2017


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for vinyl acetate monomer (VAM). ICIS quotes VAM 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 Vinyl-Acetate-Monomer-Methodology-7-November-2017