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About us

Find out what we do, our purpose and our values

Optimise your decision making

for enhanced performance

In today’s fast-evolving markets, identify new opportunities, mitigate risk and trade with confidence using reliable intelligence. From detailed historical data to comprehensive forecasts, ICIS data and analysis offer a clear view of complex markets, whenever and however you need it.

Whether you are operating in established markets or entering new ones, capitalise on opportunity with deep market insight from a network of over 350 experts covering 143 markets in detail. Shape a stronger future with ICIS by your side.

Our purpose

The foundation of everything we do as a company is our purpose. We believe in optimising the world’s resources.

We help companies make strategic, sustainable decisions by bringing transparency to markets across the world. We create a comprehensive view of commodities markets, providing companies with the data and intelligence to successfully navigate across global value chains every day.

The world’s resources are finite, but human ingenuity is infinite. How we use data and analytics is crucial to unlocking the ability to optimise the world’s resources. ICIS exists to bring together data, markets and customers, empowering companies to make decisions that shape tomorrow.

Let’s shape tomorrow together.

Our story

For decades, ICIS prices have been the backbone of billions of dollars’ worth of decisions made around the world. ICIS is a team of over 750 people in 15 offices worldwide. We are part of LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, a portfolio of brands that span multiple industries and provide customers with market-specific solutions featuring innovative technologies, analytics and data services.

LexisNexis® Risk Solutions is part of RELX, a FTSE-15 data and analytics company with over 35,000 employees across about 40 countries. Together with our rich heritage as a specialty commodity price reporting agency dating back over 150 years, ICIS is uniquely positioned to deliver innovative solutions that help shape the markets of tomorrow.


Our values

We are committed to being better today than we were yesterday. At ICIS, we embody an inclusive, empowered culture where we can be our best selves, focused on our strategic goals, driven by our purpose.


We are connected to our purpose in the world, providing the focus for all we do.


We get things done and take ownership, striving to be better today than we were yesterday.


We do the right thing, in the right way, for the right reasons. We are not afraid of failure.


Driven by innovation, we are curious and committed to learning about our customers, our markets and each other.

One team

How we work together ultimately defines and differentiates us. We nurture an inclusive culture that empowers everyone to make the most of their unique perspectives and skills.

Committed to our customers

We commit to engage with our customers in a way that delivers greater understanding, enhances relationships, and builds partnership, creating and delivering customer value.

Our customers

Our customers are decision-makers and influencers in the oil, gas, energy, chemicals and plastics industries. Serving multiple industries, they are individuals, market participants, regulators, and governments helping to keep us safe and secure, touching almost everything we use every day.

Hear from our customers

Gulf Oil Lubricants India customer spotlight

What ‘Shaping tomorrow together’ means to Gulf Oil Lubricants India, a global leader in the downstream lubricants sector.

How Draxlmaier uses ICIS data

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Nimir & ICIS: A 20-year partnership

Delve into the long-term partnership between Nimir and ICIS, shaping the chemical industry together.

Vantage and ICIS: The big picture

Explore how Vantage and ICIS have shaped the Chemical industry with insightful data and analytics.

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