ICIS Chemical Business provides a news round-up of key events, the latest price movements and supply/demand trends, details of new projects, review of new plants and shutdowns, two chemical profiles and a longer term market outlook.The individual Chemical Profiles published weekly provide recent production and demand information for a particular product, including a price history. Profiles for about 50 chemicals are updated every 1-2 years and cover American, European, or Asian markets.
Print issues of ICIS Chemical Business (2006-2016) are available at the Dewey Library (see the ICIS Barton record).
Recent electronic issues are available via ABI/Inform:
HISTORICAL PRICES (pre-2006)
ICIS Chemical Business’ predecessors include:
Chemical Market Reporter (1996 - 2006)
Prices for dozens of chemicals were published in every weekly issue. For a sample list of the chemical prices formerly covered by CMR, visit http://www.icis.com/StaticPages/a-e.htm
Chemical Marketing Reporter (1972 - 1996)
Oil, Paint and Drug Reporter (1962 – 1971)