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Sep 16, 2014, 04:27 ET

Asian Spot LNG Prices Rally as Winter Season Approaches

East Asian spot LNG prices climbed sharply between late August and mid-September amid growing global competition for FOB (free on board) volumes...

Sep 11, 2014, 06:09 ET

ICIS is Pleased to Announce a Webinar on Gazprom's Competition Within the Domestic Market, and it's Increased Reliance on European Sales

As part of the series of free market information ICIS provides, we will be hosting a webinar on Tuesday 16th September at 3pm (GMT) Russian...

Sep 08, 2014, 05:53 ET

ICIS Top 100 Chemical Companies Unveiled

ICIS Chemical Business magazine has released its annual ICIS Top 100 Chemical Companies, a global listing of producers ranked by 2013 sales. The...

Aug 26, 2014, 05:29 ET

LNG Market Report: Spot Balance Tips in Sellers' Favour

An upturn in early winter pricing sentiment on the back of Australia's awarded North West Shelf (NWS) tender has strengthened sellers' bargaining...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:08 ET

Easy Times are Over, Says ICIS, as Carbon Prices Enter Bullish Corridor

Tough times ahead for industrials with ETS compliance obligations, as reduced auction volumes and back-loading mean carbon prices set for...

Aug 19, 2014, 07:46 ET

New ICIS Index Simplifies Complex Wholesale Energy Prices

The ICIS Power Index will remove confusion over the actual level of wholesale energy prices which feed into final bills  ICIS, the...

Aug 19, 2014, 01:23 ET

ICIS Launches a Comprehensive Report Covering the Chinese LNG Import Market

ICIS, a leading provider of market intelligence for China gas markets, has launched a new report providing China liquefied natural gas (LNG)...

Jul 28, 2014, 09:00 ET

ICIS-MRC Add New Chemical Pricing Reports Covering CIS Region

ICIS, in partnership with MRC, has released new monthly Polycarbonate and weekly Titanium Dioxide pricing reports, covering the Commonwealth of...

Jul 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

ICIS Top 100 Chemical Distributors Listing Unveiled

ICIS Chemical Business magazine has unveiled its annual ICIS Top 100 Chemical Distributors listing ranked by 2013 sales. Germany-based Brenntag...

Jul 17, 2014, 02:38 ET

East Asian LNG at Post-Fukushima Low Amid Dwindling Demand

East Asian front-month spot LNG prices have fallen to their lowest levels since March 2011 amid lacklustre demand in the region. However, traders...

Jul 09, 2014, 08:29 ET

2014 ICIS Kavaler Award event honoring LyondellBasell CEO Jim Gallogly to take place in New York on September 30

The ICIS Kavaler Award, sponsored by The Chemists' Club, and in association with The Valence Group in recognition for outstanding achievement as...

Jun 23, 2014, 06:37 ET

The 2014 ICIS Kavaler Award, Sponsored by The Chemists' Club, to be Awarded to LyondellBasell CEO Jim Gallogly at September 16 Event in New York

The ICIS Kavaler Award, sponsored by The Chemists' Club in recognition for outstanding achievement as voted on by his peers, will be awarded to...

Jun 20, 2014, 09:28 ET

ICIS Launch a Whitepaper on Optimising the Market Stability Reserve for the EU ETS

Established energy market intelligence provider, ICIS, recently published a dedicated whitepaper putting forward a proposal for an optimised...

Jun 18, 2014, 09:35 ET

ICIS Shares Intelligence on Russia-Ukraine Relations as Natural Gas Crisis Unfolds

Russian producer Gazprom halted supplies of natural gas to Ukraine as of 10am Moscow time on 16 June after the supplier switched Ukrainian...

Jun 16, 2014, 01:18 ET

ICIS Launches a New Annual Study Covering the Booming China Metallocene Polyolefins Market

A new annual study on China's metallocene polyolefins  market has been launched by ICIS to support investors and sellers interested in...

May 28, 2014, 01:00 ET

ICIS Consulting Launches New Supply and Demand Window for Chemicals Markets

ICIS Consulting today announces the launch of a new 'snapshot' view of supply and demand data for chemicals markets. The...

May 22, 2014, 04:13 ET

ICIS Consulting Launches Price Forecast Reports for European and US Polyethylene Markets

ICIS Consulting today launches two new price forecast reports to add to its existing suite. Covering the European and US polyethylene (PE)...

May 22, 2014, 01:00 ET

ICIS Consulting Launches Price Forecast Reports for European and US Polyethylene Markets

ICIS Consulting today launches two new price forecast reports to add to its existing suite. Covering the European and US polyethylene (PE)...

May 07, 2014, 13:30 ET

New and Highly Predictive German Spot Price Forecast Launched by ICIS

Established energy market intelligence provider, ICIS, has launched the German Spot Price Forecast, a highly predictive new price forecasting tool...

May 06, 2014, 09:24 ET

ICIS Top Mergers & Acquisitions Listing Launched

ICIS Chemical Business magazine has introduced the ICIS Top Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), a listing of the most important deals in the...