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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...

Nov 19, 2014, 09:32 ET

Unrivalled Insight into the Chinese Petrochemical Markets

ICIS, the leading provider of global market intelligence and expert on China's domestic petrochemicals industry, has launched a series of detailed...

Nov 06, 2014, 00:57 ET

ICIS Boosts Coverage on LNG Charter Rates and Shipping

ICIS, the world's largest petrochemical market information provider and has fast-growing energy and fertilizer divisions, has enhanced its LNG...

Nov 05, 2014, 12:03 ET
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The Practical Aspect of Complying with REMIT - Free ICIS Webinar

Established energy market intelligence provider, ICIS, has announced a free webinar which will take place on the 11th November...

Nov 03, 2014, 12:15 ET
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ICIS Meets the IOSCO PRA Principles for Second Year Running

Leading global petrochemical market intelligence provider, ICIS, has successfully completed a second independent audit of its price reporting...

Oct 23, 2014, 11:43 ET

ICIS Launches European Gas Fundamentals Data as Part of ICIS Dashboard Service

Established energy market intelligence provider, ICIS, has announced further important developments to its ICIS Dashboard service. The ICIS...

Oct 23, 2014, 05:00 ET

ICIS Report Forecasts Sharp Decline in Benzene Contract Price

ICIS has released a new monthly European Benzene price forecast report, analyzing the demand, supply and price trends in European import and...

Oct 21, 2014, 01:08 ET

LNG Markets Article: Asian Spot LNG Rally Stalls on Oversupply, Crude Slump

Asian spot prices fell in the first half of October as the region struggled to absorb abundant supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the...

Oct 17, 2014, 04:00 ET

Huntsman Textile Effects Wins 2014 ICIS Innovation Awards

ICIS (http://www.icis.com ), the trusted information provider for the global chemical and energy industries, today reveals that Huntsman Textile...

Oct 15, 2014, 07:22 ET

ICIS Completes 120 Stakeholder Methodology Consultations in Compliance With PRA Principles

ICIS, the world's largest petrochemicals intelligence provider, has completed 120 formal methodology consultations since launch in February 2013...

Oct 03, 2014, 04:00 ET

ICIS Power Index Q3 Analysis Shows Market Concern Over UK Generation Amidst Decline in Wholesale Power Prices

UK generation shortage and Ukraine crisis raise power prices despite long-term downward trend  ICIS, the global independent price reporting...

Sep 25, 2014, 05:00 ET

ICIS Introduces a Mobile Web App for the ICIS Dashboard Service

Users of the ICIS Dashboard are now able to track data for the petrochemical, energy and fertilizer markets via their smart phones, using the new...

Sep 22, 2014, 04:30 ET

Eastman Chemical is the ICIS Company of the Year

ICIS Chemical Business is pleased to announce that US-based Eastman Chemical has been named the ICIS Company of the Year. The selection was based...

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...