For clear insight into regional Glycerine markets, you need in-depth price reports direct from those regions. ICIS is the only global pricing agency to provide a dedicated glycerine report on Latin America.
With a local editor in Colombia, in addition to our network of price reporters, you will receive direct and regular insights into the local and export markets, providing not just price assessments but market commentary and analysis.
Latin America is a net exporter of Glycerine and exports to the other key regions around the world – Asia, Europe, and the US. Worldwide consumption of glycerine is expected to grow for the coming years, and by 2017 manufacturing value is expected to reach $13.5 billion.
Latin America is in a great position to see expansion and growth on both sides of the market. Governments within the region have set up regulations that will support the production of oleochemicals (including glycerine).
On the demand side, a key driver is the growth of the region’s middle class. Latin America is expected to have the highest compounded annual growth rate within the glycerine market, 6.75% increase in consumption, through 2017.
Our locally based expert reports on prices and the factors driving prices in Latin America, generating a depth of insight that is only possible by developing contacts and building local knowledge. This local market insight, combined with our expertise in price reporting, enables us to produce independent and unbiased price assessments, relied upon by key market makers for their decision making.
We offer the following regional Glycerine coverage to keep you informed of factors and developments affecting prices in the Latin America Glycerine marketplace.
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Glycerine has more than 1,500 end-uses. Pharmaceuticals, toothpaste, and cosmetics account for around 28%; tobacco 15%; foods 13 %; and polyether polyols for urethanes 11%.
The ICIS Latin America glycerine report covers spot prices for refined glycerine prices for Argentina and Colombia, and crude glycerine prices for Argentina, Colombia and Brazil.
The report also covers key trends in the glycerine market.
Information for the report is gathered from the market from buyers, sellers and traders. Commentary is offered on a weekly basis, so that those market participants, among others globally, can access the information to make better buying, selling and trading decision.
ICIS collects pricing data on a wide range of chemical, energy and fertilizer products, including Glycerine. Our extensive experience in price reporting means we can offer you access to historical data dating back more than 20 years for certain commodities.
Our time series of pricing data enables you to build and model trends, to get a view of where markets might be heading. The data service includes charting functionality, allowing you to chart and download multiple data series for manipulation in your own internal models. You can also export data to Excel via the ICIS dashboard service.
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