ICIS at the American Coatings Show 2018

10-12 April, Indianapolis

Visit the ICIS booth at ACS


Venue: Indiana Convention Center
Booth: 2786

Visit the ICIS booth to discover how we can help you navigate through the continued changes in the coatings markets:

  • Collect your free copy of our newly published infographics
  • Discover our new analytics solutions
  • Find out more about our worldwide consulting services
  • Discuss your planning and forecasting needs
  • Learn more about our integrated data solutions to help you with your strategic decision-making

Book a meeting with ICIS

Meet the team attending ACS

Larry Terry

Larry Terry

Senior Editor


Adam Yanelli

Adam Yanelli

Markets Editor


David Haydon

David Haydon



Daniel Urbina

Daniel Urbina

Key Account Manager


Roderick Bishop

Roderick Bishop

Marketing Executive


Newly published ICIS trade flow maps

Expanding capacity in the global market and changes in demand have resulted in shifts in import and export trade flows for the US chemicals market.

Download the latest ICIS trade flow maps for information on US chemicals imports and exports for 2016 and 2017.

Benzene trade flow map

Benzene Trade Flow Map Image

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Ethylene trade flow map

Benzene Trade Flow Map Image

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Propylene trade flow map

Propylene Trade Flow Map Image

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What’s New from ICIS?

Petrochemicals Analytics Solutions

Our new and enhanced petrochemical analytics and insight puts you in a stronger position so you can optimise your trades, plans and strategies in order to secure a competitive advantage.

Live Supply Disruption Tracker

Plant outages and maintenance for the next 12 months, plus the impact of capacity changes

Live Supply Disruption Tracker


  • Pre-empt competition and capitalise on trades impacted by outages
  • Be aware of market shortages, with a real-time view to manage risk and ensure security of stock
  • Negotiate better prices with other market players

Price Drivers Analytics

Cross-commodity and cross-regional analysis of import/export parity, substitution trends and feedstock/downstream spreads

Price Drivers Analytics


  • Gain new context and negotiating tools in addition to ICIS price assessments
  • Pre-empt competition and spot opportunities with visual charts and impact commentaries
  • Reduce the time spent making manual calculations and spend more time on strategy and acting on market opportunities

Supply & Demand Outlooks

Quarterly global supply and demand review and outlook for key value chains and regions

Supply & Demand Outlooks


  • Support your short-term strategy with upstream and downstream market sentiment and expectations for the current quarter, at a regional level
  • Expand opportunities in international trade
  • Understand at-a-glance the regional supply and demand outlook across six key commodity chains


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Unrivalled intelligence on the markets you monitor


Look back and think ahead with access to historical, current and forecast pricing data.

  • 12-month rolling price forecast
  • Trade balances
  • Explain the basis of the forecast
  • Market sentiment index
  • Option to plot against ICIS’ historical and current prices
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Supply and Demand Database
Supply and Demand Database

An online database giving an end-to-end perspective across the global petrochemical and refinery supply chain.

  • Historical and forecast data (1978-2040)
  • Petrochemical trade flows and patterns
  • Import, export and consumption volumes
  • Plant capacity, production and operating status
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Benchmark your position and strengthen your negotiations, with accurate pricing intelligence from ICIS.

  • Spot and contract assessments
  • Market commentary on trends and business developments
  • Transactions reported and confirmed
  • Plant and production news
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