Determine realistic targets and budgets

Create a business model that will achieve your revenue targets.

As a commercial or product manager, your company counts on you to oversee the opportunity pipeline and manage profit and loss (P&L). The ability to design an innovative business model that reveals new opportunities, harnesses the optimal pricing strategy and mitigates risk is critical to your role. From identifying which companies are interested in your products and services to negotiating an advantageous sales contract, you need objective market data and trusted price forecasts.

What IHS Markit can do for you:

  • Anticipate impediments to achieving your revenue targets
  • Develop accurate business models and revenue forecasts
  • Preserve and extend your market share
  • Gain a competitive advantage with granular analysis of key chemicals and end-use markets
  • Quickly identify and locate chemical companies for new sales opportunities
  • Validate the probability of acquiring prospects based on current and forecasted product capacities and supply-demand drivers

Products & Solutions

  • World Analysis (WA) + Scenarios

    Long-term capacity, supply/demand, price forecasts and trade data

    Customers gain online access to historical and 10-year forecasts of chemical production capacity data, supply/demand balances, country-by-country trade grids, and 10-year price, cost and margin forecasts. Certain studies also provide production economics, production process and technology overviews as well as derivative capacity data and analysis, and summaries of the strategic issues, sensitivities to the forecasts and emerging trends impacting global and regional markets.

  • Market Advisory Services

    Near-term pricing and market dynamics

    Comprehensive price discovery, near-term analysis and forecasts of global chemical markets. Our experts leverage years of industry experience and extensive professional contacts to help clients improve market portfolio planning and make better buying, selling and operating decisions. Reports are provided weekly, biweekly, and/or monthly, depending upon the service. For some actively traded chemicals, Market Daily Services are offered.

  • Consulting Services

    Client-tailored solutions, including market research, process evaluations, feasibility services, competitive structures, macroeconomics, strategic planning, benchmarking and M&A due diligence.

  • Specialty Chemicals Update Program (SCUP)

    Industry-specific analysis of global players, markets, applications and strategic issues

    Customers receive individual reports containing strategic analysis of 38 specialty chemical businesses, including market size, growth rates, industry structure, dynamics and major players, as well as critical success factors, market threats and opportunities.

  • Chemical Economics Handbook (CEH)

    Product-specific analysis of global markets, producers, demand and applications

    Customers receive individual reports containing a summary of commercial manufacturing processes, 5-year market outlooks, as well as supply/demand, trade and price data (available for over 300 chemicals).

  • Competitive Cost & Margin Analytics (CCMA) + Scenarios

    Cost and margin curves with production costs by plant and feedstock

    Customers receive a cost curve model of pro-forma plant costs and margin positions of individual chemical plants, both regionally and globally. Now includes additional scenarios for feedstock prices.

  • Directory of Chemical Producers (DCP)

    Searchable database of more than 14,000 chemical companies that collectively produce 21,500 chemical products in over 90 countries

    Customers may search the database by: current or former company name, product name, CAS number, product group, plant location (city, state, province, country), ownership.

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Customer Testimonial

“We are able to get business development research faster … [and] reduce our time to market. Without IHS Markit, it would take us months to pull all of this information. We do it now … in just weeks.”
– Chemical Product Manager

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