Synthetic textiles

Trusted data and analytics to inform your purchasing decisions

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Strengthen your negotiation position with suppliers

Having access to price movements can help you optimise your sourcing and ultimately your profit margins.

ICIS provides a broad coverage of synthetic fibre markets, including nylon, polyester, acrylic and more.

ICIS global pricing data, news and analytics enable you to develop a data-driven sourcing and procurement approach. Backed by a global team of editors and consultants, our data, insights, and price analysis are verified and reliable, to help you address questions such as:

  • What are the current trading prices?
  • Are you sourcing your materials at the best price and at the best time?
  • How will the overall trading dynamics affect your materials inventory, usage and pricing scheme?

Short-term price and market outlook:

ICIS pricing reports provide regional price assessments of all key synthetic fibers traded regionally and globally. They are published weekly, enabling you to keep track of trading prices, understand price drivers/fluctuations and have a reliable benchmark for contract price settlements.

Report coverage

  • Spot and contract price assessments
  • Price history
  • Market commentary on trends and developments
  • Upstream movements and downstream developments
  • Transactions reported and confirmed
  • Plant and production news

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Mid- to long-term planning:

ICIS consultants forecast the likely trading prices for the coming 12 months, based on supply and demand dynamics and market developments.

Report coverage:

  • Rolling 12-month view of pricing, including current prices and expected price trends
  • Raw materials: Current data on the upstream feedstock prices affecting commodity prices and margins
  • Supply and demand balances: Historical and forecast data on supply and demand balances to support your decisions on production plans and operating rates

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Will there be supply/demand imbalances over the long run that can push up prices of key synthetic fibres?

ICIS Supply and Demand data enables you to gain a mid- to long-term view of the synthetic fibres markets.

It offers a breakdown of:

  • Global/regional import and export volumes
  • Production vs capacity
  • Producing companies by country
  • Trade balances
  • Historical and forecast data (1978-2030)

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Meet the team

Marwan Elagrab

Business Development Manager – Middle East

Chemical commodities we cover include:

  • Acrylic Acid
  • Dimethyl Terephthalate
  • Ethylene Glycol
  • Ethylene Oxide
  • Fibre Intermediates
  • Methyl Acrylate
  • Nylon
  • Paraxylene-Orthoxylene
  • Polyester
  • Polystyrene
  • Terephthalic Acid
  • Xylenes-Mixed Xylenes

Contact a sales representative to enquire about our full coverage.