Expandable Polystyrene (EPS) & Polystyrene (PS)

Impacting key industries including automotive, FMCG, healthcare and food packaging

Understanding market changes at a global and regional level

A versatile plastic used to make a wide variety of consumer products, polystyrene and expandable polystyrene are integral in industries such as automotive, fast-moving consumer goods, and healthcare. These industries and more are impacted every day by the dynamics of global and regional PS and EPS markets.

Navigating such crucial industries and markets is challenging. Without the right data and intelligence, you cannot make the best decisions for your business. In ever-changing markets, ICIS enables you to see further and adapt faster. This connects you to what’s happening by providing precision tools, expert insight, and the most up-to-the-minute data coverage around the world.




Understand the price indicators driving market changes in both regional and global PS and EPS markets with ICIS.

ICIS Insight

Our informed insight offers a combination of news, market intelligence and expertise,
designed to help you gain commodity market advantages.

ICIS Foresight

Our analytics can help you to shape future strategies, minimise risk and maintain a
competitive advantage within commodity markets.


By combining the expertise of ICIS and CDI, our specialist insights can help you make
informed business decisions, ensuring a more sustainable future for your business and customers.


ICIS S&D outlooks provide fast and informative insights across all commodity markets, helping you to make informed business decisions from an easily accessible source.

Price drivers

Gain context and resources in line with ICIS Price Assessments. Our easy to navigate analytics offer market trend and business opportunity insights through expert data analysis.

Live disruptions tracker

A dynamic insight into the global disruptions impacting commodities. Continuously updated by market experts in key global regions, react quicker and with complete confidence.

Margin analytics

A detailed overview of how commodity markets are moving, enabling you to react quickly. Compare profitability based on feedstocks, technologies and regions to benchmark margins.

Price forecasts

Keep up to date on commodity trends with insights from market experts. Including supply and demand, prices, margins and capacity for the next year, presented in a 18 month rolling view.

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Now, more than ever, dynamic insights are key to navigating complex, volatile commodity markets.

Access to expert insights on the latest industry developments and tracking market changes are vital in making sustainable business decisions.

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