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Jul 30, 2015, 15:19 ET

ICIS Launches Updated 2030 Forecast for California Carbon Allowances

Now that California and Quebec have smoothly transitioned into the second phase of their cap-and-trade programs, participants have begun to take...

Jul 22, 2015, 01:27 ET

ICIS Selected as Benchmark Provider for Shanghai Clearing House Petrochemical Swaps

Leading petrochemical market intelligence provider, ICIS, is pleased to announce that it has been selected by the Shanghai Clearing House (SHCH)...

Jul 20, 2015, 05:00 ET

ICIS Top 100 Chemical Distributors Ranking Unveiled

ICIS Chemical Business magazine has unveiled its annual ICIS Top 100 Chemical Distributors listing ranked by 2014 sales. The ICIS Top 100...

Jun 16, 2015, 05:00 ET

The 2015 ICIS Kavaler Award to be Presented to Dow Chairman & CEO Andrew Liveris

The 2015 ICIS Kavaler Award, sponsored by The Chemists' Club, and in association with The Valence Group, will be awarded to Andrew N. Liveris,...

May 27, 2015, 01:59 ET

ICIS Launches New Online Platform to Provide Free Information on the Small-Mid Scale LNG Sector

ICIS, an independent and trusted source of market intelligence on the global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market, has launched the ICIS...

May 26, 2015, 04:30 ET

ICIS Top Chemical Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) Unveiled

ICIS Chemical Business  ( ) magazine has unveiled its 2nd annual ICIS Top Chemical Mergers & Acquisitions...

May 21, 2015, 00:26 ET

LNG Markets Analysis: Asian LNG Prices Inch up on Outages and Competition

Outages at key plants and robust buying interest from the Americas and Middle East saw Asia spot LNG prices edge upwards in early May. Despite...

May 11, 2015, 05:13 ET

ICIS Officially Launches LNG Edge - The Next Generation in Real-time, Online Intelligence Platforms

ICIS, the global commodity market intelligence provider, has launched a new product for the global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market - LNG...

May 06, 2015, 12:30 ET

Mexico's Energy Expansion to be Fuelled by US Natural Gas

Mexico is emerging as a key new marketplace for US natural gas, as government-backed reforms open up the country's energy sector to foreign...

Apr 23, 2015, 04:05 ET

LNG Markets Analysis: Asian LNG Price Rally Stalls Despite Plant Outages

Plant outages in the Middle East and Pacific basin failed to re-inject tautness into an abundantly supplied market as March's rally in LNG spot...

Apr 20, 2015, 06:00 ET

ICIS Launches Chemical Industry Innovation Awards for 2015

Welcomes ExxonMobil Chemical as new category sponsor  ICIS ( ), the trusted information provider for the global chemical...

Apr 08, 2015, 07:23 ET

Wholesale Power Prices Hit Another Four-Year Low With Gas Oversupply

- The ICIS Power Index Q1 analysis highlights the global nature of UK energy markets as prices decline further ICIS, the independent authority on...

Mar 26, 2015, 07:00 ET

New ICIS Polystyrene Europe Price Forecast Report Provides Insights to Make More Confident Decisions

ICIS has released a new monthly European Polystyrene price forecast report which analyses and explains the demand, supply and price trends in...

Mar 19, 2015, 02:55 ET

LNG Markets Analysis: Competing Market Demand Lifts Asian LNG Prices Above European Levels

Competition from Brazil and the expected call on flexible volumes from a wave of new floating import terminals triggered a partial recovery in...

Mar 02, 2015, 06:26 ET

ICIS Launch new Supply and Demand Database Providing a Unique Insight Into Energy, Refining and Petrochemicals Sectors

ICIS has launched a new Supply and Demand database, providing a single, searchable source of historical and forecast data covering global...

Feb 26, 2015, 01:52 ET

New Australian LNG Market Coverage From ICIS

ICIS, the leading provider of pricing and market information on the global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market, has launched a new coverage of the...

Feb 24, 2015, 14:50 ET

ICIS Tschach Solutions Analysts Forecast €31 EUA Price in 2020 Following 24 Feb MSR Vote

Today, the environment committee (ENVI) of the European Parliament adopted the Market Stability Reserve (MSR) - a legislation which aims to reform...

Feb 04, 2015, 07:28 ET

Asian Spot Gas Prices Below Britain for First Time Since 2010

Spot gas prices in key east Asian markets have fallen below British wholesale levels for the first time since May 2010 amid a global oversupply,...

Feb 02, 2015, 10:00 ET

ICIS Launches 2030 Forecast for California Carbon Allowances

As the California/Quebec Carbon Market develops, stakeholders have becoming increasingly interested in what the dynamics of the Cap-and-Trade...

Jan 21, 2015, 08:25 ET

LNG Markets Analysis: East Asia Spot Price Index Flips to Backwardation as Crude Pressures LNG Curve

The price of Asian spot LNG for March delivery slipped below the expiring February '15 assessment as buyers anticipated sharply lower rates under...