Ethylene Oxide, EODs and Glycols

Identify commercial opportunities and evaluate long term trends with market-leading research on ethylene oxide, glycols and other derivative industries.

Our robust and comprehensive services cover global ethylene oxide price information and strategic supply/demand trend analysis by region or country.

Use the dynamic data together with our interactive asset cost models to understand where opportunities lie for your specific business.

Robust analysis and data on ethylene oxide price

With everything from daily express news updates to our long term strategic service you can build an understanding of this market based on a clear picture of production capacity, supply/demand globally and by region, market trends and ethylene oxide price fluctuations.

With our leading long term supply/demand services, and monthly report service you can also interrogate and analyse a complete overview of production capacity, supply/demand data, plus insight on market activity and trends, including a vital price forecast service.

Keep up with day-to-day price fluctuations with the daily express and follow weekly trends, including a 3 month price forecast, through the regional weekly report services.

Our ‘Related Services’ include various one off studies such as:

  • Ethoxylates & PEGs: A Strategic Review
  • Targeting growth in difficult markets: Ethanolamines 2015-2026
  • Global Butyl Ethers supply demand cost price review to 2024
Daily Express

What are today’s prices in Asia and what lies behind them?

The Daily Express report provides today’s Asia and China spot polyester raw material offer and bid prices in easy-to-read graphical format, with headline issues affecting the daily price movement.  Today’s prices and one week of history.

Weekly Report Services

How have prices moved in the last week, why, and what might be expected in coming weeks?

Closely following polyester raw material weekly price trends and forecasting the next three months’ market prices, the regional Weekly Polyester Cost Reports provide an insightful “leading indicator” of the coming months’ costs using illustrative charts and summary bullet points.

Ethylene Oxide & Glycol Monthly Report Service

The Monthly Report Service is a full consultancy package focussed on short-term market issues. Detailed analysis of key market sectors, regular and feature charts and PCI’s industry standard Monthly Price Index provide the answers that clients need to enhance their awareness of market trends.

The service includes:meg

  • Monthly Market Report
  • PCI Online access
  • Email Flash updates
  • Consultant support

The Monthly Market Report

  • World Overview headlines
  • Monthly Price Page showing contract and spot prices by region
  • Detailed regional and country commercial analysis for ethylene, EO, MEG, higher glycols, glycol ethers, ethanolamines
  • Regional analysis for polyester fibres and PET resin
  • Current issues and trends discussion
  • Short-term to medium-term regional supply and demand pressures
  • Major incidents or factors affecting global or regional production
  • Trading activity
  • New capacity developments
  • Graphical representation of important trends
  • Typically 30-35 page report

PCI Online

  • Price forecast (12 month) download for MEG
  • Latest trade data & charting facility for MEG
  • MyPCI Price History – 3 year price histories with charting facility for EO derivative products
  • MyPCI Price Page – customise your own monthly price page to download each month
  • Live chart library – cost, pricing and margins for EO, MEG and polyester products
  • PCI Reports Library – download latest and archived monthly reports

Email Flash Updates
Sent directly by email, our Flash service covers upstream and downstream products, alerting clients to price movements, settlements, important news and developments affecting the industry.

Ongoing Support
Our team is available to discuss all aspects of the current markets as and when you need to speak to them. We are happy to meet you in face-to-face meetings or to discuss issues over the telephone or in presentations.

Ethylene Oxide & Glycol Long Term Supply/Demand Service

How is the industry changing in the future? This is the strategic data tool for your business.

Our Strategic Data Service offers long-term supply/demand analysis and support for your strategic planning and long-term business decisions. This premium service combines strategic, detailed, long-term capacity, production, consumption and trade data (updated quarterly and accessible in a number of ways) with price forecasting and support from our consultants through meetings and discussion:

  • 10-year forecast and historical supply/demand, updated quarterly
  • Access to our online supply/demand, pricing and trade databases
  • 36-month price forecasts
  • Quarterly Data Review presentation –  MSPowerpoint presentation using graphics, bullets and selected summary tables to guide you through the key changes that have been made to our Supply/Demand Update data and the basis for those adjustments each quarter.
  • Consultant support including meetings
  • Annual report as .pdf file

Short-term monthly supply/demand data can also be purchased as an add-on to this service.

Ethanolamines & Glycol Ethers Monthly Report Service

Our Ethanolamines & Glycol Ethers Monthly Report Service is focused on short-term market issues. Detailed analysis of key market sectors in each region, regular and feature charts and our industry standard Monthly Price Index provide the answers that clients need to enhance their awareness of market trends.

The service includes:

  • Monthly Market Report
  • PCI Online access
  • Consultant support

The Monthly Market Report

  • World Overview headlines
  • Price Index showing contract and spot prices by region
  • Detailed regional and country analysis for ethylene, ethylene oxide, ethanolamines and glycol ethers
  • Current issues and trends
  • Short-term to medium-term regional supply and demand pressures
  • Major incidents or factors affecting global or regional industries
  • Trading activity
  • New capacity developments
  • Graphical representation of important trends
  • Typically 13-15 page report
  • Sent by email during the last week of every month
  • Multiple recipients included in subscription

Online support

  • Historical data – ethylene oxide price for 3 years with charting facility for ethylene, EO, MEA/DEA/TEA
  • MyPCI page facility – customise your own monthly price page to download each month
  • PCI Reports Library – download latest and archived Ethanolamines & Glycol Ethers Monthly Reports

Related Services
  • Ethoxylates & PEGs: A Strategic Review – A detailed technical review of global and regional demand of surfactants and their end uses. For more information please contact us.
  • Targeting growth in difficult markets: Ethanolamines 2015-2027 – Ethanolamines Supply/Demand forecast and price history – for more information on our landmark study please contact us.
  • Global Butyl Ethers supply demand cost price review to 2024 – This study seeks to understand the impact that additional supply; namely the start up of the 200kt Sadara butyl glycol ether plant and the 40 kt conversion from ethanolamines to butyl ethers in Taiwan by OUCC will have on country glycol ether balances and segment profitability. For more information please contact us.
  • EO-MEG Site Cash Cost Model & Analysis – Explore our detailed yet easy-to-use integrated cash and variable cost Model, based on MS Excel. Designed to help you understand and interrogate valuable information on EO and MEG costs, the flexible data, combined with our proprietary regional ethylene cost model, feeds the cash cost of ethylene into each EO site. Each site is populated with fixed and variable cost parameters and the correct allocation of EO to Glycols and Pure EO. This in turn yields site cost and margin projections. You can also use it to build cost and volume curves for up to 25 different variables/outputs at the touch of a button using just four oil, gas and MEG and DEG price inputs, helping you understand the ethylene oxide market.

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