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Gain a comprehensive view of global supply and demand, price forecasts and petrochemical feedstock trends.

Understand the outlook and identify opportunities with industry-leading data on polyethylene price and global markets

The polyethylene market’s complexity and global competitiveness requires you to have a comprehensive view of global supply and demand, price forecasts and petrochemical feedstock trends.

Our polyethylene services offer a complete long-term picture of the global polyethylene market and includes cutting-edge data, reports and forecasts with an integrated view of crude oil, ethylene and other key feedstocks through the polyethylene value chain.

Features at a glance

Underpinned by our long-term data and analysis, the service includes a graphical user interface and delivers the following:

Global Supply Demand Analytics Service

This service consists of four downloadable excel files:

  1. Polyethylene capacities and projects
  2. Trade Visualisation Tool
  3. Supply-Demand Dashboard and Model
  4. Price, Cost and Margins

All of these are designed with interactive graphics for data visualisation, tabular data sets and assumptions.

Updated twice a year, you can use our detailed supply/demand and trade data together with forecasts to understand the strategic drivers of polyethylene and its key end-use processes.

Our research includes nameplate propylene production capacities by company and region for China, Asia, Greater Europe, North America, Latin America and Caribbean, Middle East and Africa. It includes our detailed, realistic s-curve forecasting tool and our proprietary trade visualisation tool.

Ethane to polyethylene: Advantage North America Study

The massive polyethylene supply growth in North America is going to have significant fallout in world polyethylene markets, but where exactly, to what extent and who is affected for better or worse?  The detailed report offers:

  • Markets and scenario analysis, competitive analysis and logistics and supply chain
  • Dynamic and interactive dashboards including trade forecasts, supply/demand and cost analysis

Designed to help you:

  • Examine the outlook on product costs and profitability for polyethylene
  • Recognise pricing and demand patterns
  • Understand the supply/demand outlook both globally and on a granular regional level
  • Identify inter-regional trade patterns and arbitrage opportunities
  • Assess the impact of demand growth, new investments and technology changes
  • Identify opportunities and manage risk in the commodity chemical markets
  • Access subject matter experts for fast responses to inquiries

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