ICIS Global Automotive Report



ICIS has launched a Global Automotive report covering the major automotive chemicals markets, auto-industry and macroeconomic trends.

This must-have monthly report provides a global and regional summary, detailed macroeconomics, information on the ICIS Basket of Petrochemicals (IBAPs) globally and within each region which are updated in every issue.

The report also includes monthly price tables and market summaries of the major petrochemicals used in the automotive industry, all written and compiled by over 30 of our expert editors.

Key highlights from the free sample report include:

  • ICIS analyses Volkswagen emissions scandal impact
  • Global IBAP reaches record low
  • Macroeconomic conditions deteriorate
  • Europe and US auto sales robust
  • Green shoots remain

The March Automotive Report is now available. Key headlines from this issue include:

  • End of ‘SuperCycle’ means auto makers can’t rely on China
  • Global auto petchem raw material costs at record low IBAP shows
  • Uncertainty continues and regional divisions intensify
  • Global outlook for March confused 
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The Latest Automotive News:

Automotive provides the drive for TPEs

...Sep 2017 , p 39-40,43-46 and Website: http://www.amiplastics.com/mags ) The automotive industry remains as the leading growth driver in thermoplastic elastomers... Fri, 01 Sep 2017

Clariant and Tiangang partner for light stabilizers production in China

...stream in 1H 2019. The JV also plans to expand its offering of solutions for the automotive industry in the future. The JV with Tiangang is the latest move... Mon, 18 Sep 2017

Manufacturing sector to drive performance coatings market: TMR

...of $34.8 bn. Rising demand from the consumer electronics and automotive industry in developing countries such as China and India is vital for the performance... Mon, 18 Sep 2017

Chemical profile: US TiO2

...escalate seriously. Economic factors that could inhibit TiO2 demand include recent declines in US August auto sales and construction spending, both of which... Thu, 21 Sep 2017

Asia BD may fall as China domestic market weakens pre-holiday

...said. NR and SR are rival feedstocks in the production of tyres for the automotive industry and their prices tend to impact each other. Suppliers of... Fri, 22 Sep 2017
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Whitepaper - Automotive 2020 EU car emissions

The 'death of diesel' has once again come into the spotlight and new EU emissions testing regimes make it an unlikely route to achieving 2020/2021 CO2 targets. In this white paper ICIS discusses how and why this will lead to a significant increase in European plastics demand.

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Webinar: Recent trends in automotive petrochemical raw materials

In this webinar, Mark Victory, Senior Editor, Manager, ICIS, covers:

  • Recent and future trends in automotive petrochemical raw materials
  • ICIS Basket of Automotive Petrochemicals; its construction, uses and importance, along with recent trends in the basket
  • The difficulties in pricing petrochemical raw material costs for automotives from upstream and feedstock costs
  • Forecasts for supply and demand changes to 2020 and what that will mean for the market,
  • Future trends for the automotive industry itself
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Global Automotive Chemical Outlook 2016

In this whitepaper, we take a look at the major trends expected in 2016 from today’s vantage point for regional petrochemicals macroeconomics, analysing trends in crude oil, gasoline and the PP, isocyanates and PVC markets.

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Whitepaper: The VW Emissions Scandal

The Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal has the potential to reshape the global petrochemical industry in dramatic and far-reaching ways.

ICIS analyses the potential long term threats and opportunities and assesses the size of the impact.

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