IHS Chemical Market Advisory Service: Global Acetyls (formerly CMAI Global Acetyls Market Advisory Service) delivers monthly price reporting for acetic acid, vinyl acetate, ethyl acetate and acetic anhydride in North America, Western Europe and Asia.
In recent years, global acetic acid capacity growth has outstripped demand, leading to a significant decline in global operating rates. However, acetic acid demand continues to grow at a rapid pace in fast-growing economies, such as China. Understanding the behavior of the individual regions, within the larger context of the global market, is critical for anticipating the industry’s future supply and demand, trade, production cost and pricing dynamics. IHS Chemical Market Advisory Service: Global Acetyls delivers comprehensive monthly reports containing price forecasts and other market intelligence for acetic acid, vinyl acetate and their upstream and downstream sectors in three world regions: North America, West Europe and Asia Pacific.
- Acetic acid
- Vinyl acetate
- Ethylene acetate
- Acetic anhydride
- Feedstocks: methanol, natural gas and carbon monoxide, ethylene