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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 (http://www.icis.com ), 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...

Jan 20, 2015, 02:30 ET

China Oil Industry Set to Rebound in 2015, but Recovery Not Plain Sailing, Report Warns

China's oil industry will rebound in 2015 from the lowest growth this century, a new report predicts. However, rising demand may not be enough to...

Jan 08, 2015, 02:12 ET

Bullish Allowance Price Expected Upon Initial South Korean ETS Trading

With a coverage of 526 entities within 23 different industries, the South Korean ETS (Emissions Trading Scheme) has been officially introduced on...

Dec 18, 2014, 12:42 ET

ICIS Reports Europe Benzene Spot Prices Spike 15-18%

(ICIS)--European benzene December and January spot prices spiked 15-18% on Thursday morning amid a flurry of overnight deals. Several January...

Dec 17, 2014, 12:41 ET

ICIS Reports That Europe Styrene Bids See Record Daily Fall, Down 17%

Europe styrene bids saw their largest fall on record on Tuesday 16 December, dropping $180/tonne from the previous day, according to ICIS...

Dec 16, 2014, 05:55 ET

China's Oil Demand Growth Has Fallen to Just 1.1%: ICIS China Study

Growth in demand for refined oil products in China has collapsed in 2014, with the world's largest economy showing only a 1.1% increase over the...

Dec 15, 2014, 05:00 ET

ICIS Top 40 Power Players for 2014 Unveiled

ICIS Chemical Business magazine has announced the ICIS Top 40 Power Players, a ranking of the senior executives making the greatest positive...

Nov 27, 2014, 02:09 ET

ICIS Launches the 2014 Version of the China Polyolefins Annual Studies

ICIS, a leading authority on the Chinese petrochemical and global markets, has updated its China polypropylene (PP) and polyethylene (PE) annual...

Nov 26, 2014, 01:20 ET

LNG Markets Article: Asian Spot Prices Plummet on Weak Crude and Floating Storage

Asian spot LNG prices fell to their lowest December levels since 2010 as a build-up of uncommitted cargoes in the Pacific weighed heavily on the...

Nov 21, 2014, 03:25 ET

SGX Partners with ICIS to Offer New Asian Polyolefins Contracts

Singapore Exchange (SGX), Asia's most international exchange, is partnering with ICIS, the world's largest petrochemical intelligence provider, to...