Staying on top of price movements of various polymers and rubber raw materials is critical, especially if you are an integrated manufacturer and distributor of pipe systems and fittings.
ICIS provides a broad coverage of the polymers, plastics and rubber markets, including polyvinyl chloride (PVC), high impact polystyrene (HIPS) and styrene butadiene rubber (SBR).
ICIS global pricing data, news and analytics enable you to develop a data-driven sourcing and procurement approach. Backed by a global team of market editors and consultants, our data, insights, and price and supply demand forecast analysis are verified and reliable, addressing questions such as:
What is the current trading price of commodities like PVC, HIPS and SBR?
How long should you lock in the price for?
Are you sourcing your materials at the right price and at the best time?
How will the overall plastics and rubber trading dynamics affect your material inventory, usage and pricing scheme?
Short-term price and market outlook:
What are the weekly prices of key polymers and rubber?
ICIS pricing reports provide regional price assessments of all key polymers traded regionally and globally. They are published daily or weekly, enabling you to keep track of trade prices, understand price drivers/fluctuations and have a reliable benchmark for contract price settlements.