ICIS Petrochemical Index (IPEX)

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The ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX) provides a capacity-weighted measure of the average change in petrochemical prices over time.

Dating back to January 1993, historical ICIS prices for a basket of 12 essential petrochemical products in the US, western Europe and northeast Asian markets have been weighted by regional nameplate capacity to generate a monthly index value.

Use the IPEX to get an authoritative, independent indicator of average change in world petrochemical prices

ICIS produces four IPEX numbers:

INTERACTIVE: Global IPEX down 1.26% in January on weaker US and Europe

06 February 2019

Falling petrochemical and polymer prices in the US and northwest Europe helped drive down the ICIS Petrochemical Index (IPEX) for January.

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