Stay on top of price and market movements within global rubber markets with ICIS intelligence.
ICIS price assessments for key commodities across the rubber markets are widely used by industry players globally in contracts and trade deals. Reported by a global network of market experts, our reports provide spot and contract prices for key commodities – styrene butadiene rubber (SBR), acrylonitrile butadiene rubber, polybutadiene rubber (PBR) and ethylene-propylene-diene monomer (EPDM), as well as feedstock butadiene-C4s.
Our short-to-long term solutions – from pricing data, news, market analysis to supply and demand forecasts – power decision-making by bringing clarity through data and ensures you are able to evaluate the rubber industry from every angle.
Whether you are a producer, buyer or trader, ICIS is the leading information provider, giving you a unique combination of analytics tools alongside trusted pricing information to shape future strategies, minimise risk and maintain a competitive advantage.
Key trading prices and activities – spot and contract export prices. Offers, bids, transactions for global styrene butadiene rubber (SBR), acrylonitrile butadiene rubber, polybutadiene rubber (PBR) and ethylene-propylene-diene monomer (EPDM).
Price alerts and market updates: Shifts in prices, latest news, market developments and changes to regulations and demand trends
Plant data: Production and capacity, plant maintenance and shutdowns
Feedstock: Prices and market updates for feedstock butadiene/C4s
Historical prices: Download and/or chart pricing from as far back as the start of ICIS coverage
Weekly market outlook: Overview and outlook, including a brief commentary on the other regional markets
Supply and demand: Analysis of domestic and international supply and demand
Regional coverage: Asia-Pacific, China, Europe, US
ICIS publishes weekly pricing reports for key rubber commodities. We offer timely and in-depth market data, including price assessments, trade activity, feedstock supply and analysis of each region’s current and upcoming export availability.
Key trading regions/countries and commodity coverage:
Global Coverage (Asia, Europe and US):
Asia coverage only:
Ensuring you gain a 360° view of the market, our pricing intelligence service is supplemented with analytical tools that take away the hassle of developing your own analysis. Quickly assess data such as:
ICIS News brings you breaking chemical news as it happens – including market moves, analysis, data and more. The service is reliable, authoritative and always available when you need it most.
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Gain a long-term view of the market with ICIS Supply and Demand data (1978-2040)
ICIS Supply and Demand data offers end-to-end perspectives across the global rubber supply chain. Gain quick access to data on import and export volumes, plant capacities, production, trade flows, companies and routes. With historical data from 1978 and forecasts available up to 2040, this powerful data and analytics service from ICIS helps senior management, strategists, business planners, analysts and risk managers to:
Working closely with you to understand your strategies, challenges and ambitions, the ICIS consulting team delivers tailored advice and solutions to suit your unique requirements. With many years’ experience of guiding business leadership teams, we show you how market conditions can make a positive or negative impact on your long-term plans.
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Our Pricing Methodology: ICIS price assessments are based on information gathered from a wide cross-section of the market, comprising consumers, producers, traders and distributors from more than 250 reporters worldwide. Confirmed deals, verified by both buyer and seller, provide the foundation of our price assessments.
Interested to learn more about our methodology and how we derive our prices? Click on any of the links – styrene butadiene rubber (SBR), acrylonitrile butadiene rubber, polybutadiene rubber (PBR) and ethylene-propylene-diene monomer (EPDM).
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Synthetic rubber is a man-made polymer material which acts as an elastomer. Synthetic rubbers can be used as a substitute for natural rubber in many cases or when improved material properties are needed. They can be made by the polymerisation of a number of monomers including butadiene, isoprene and chloroprene. The two main synthetic rubbers manufactured from butadiene are styrene butadiene rubber (SBR) and polybutadiene rubber (BR).
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