Argus MTBE Analytics is a data-driven evaluation of supply and demand fundamentals forecasts for MTBE and ETBE, published twice a year.

The service includes a 10-year forecast and five-year history covering balances and capacities, organized by country and region.

You will receive a PowerPoint PDF report written by our experts plus the accompanying Excel data files.

Key features


10-year forecast and a five-year history

Covering capacities, supply and demand, trade, and feedstock forecasts for leading derivatives, by country and region, published twice a year.


Detailed report

In an easy-to-read PowerPoint format focusing on new plant capacities, growth rates in relevant markets, and regulatory developments.


Downloadable datasets

With data on supply, demand, capacities, operating rates and trade balances, by country and region.


Regional insight

Covering capacities and operating rates based on global trade and economics.


Access to specialists

Speak to the experts behind Argus’ long-term analytics forecast services.

Customers that benefit

The Argus MTBE Analytics service is for anyone engaged in the MTBE and ETBE market and seeking insight into the fundamentals driving key trends, including global supply, demand growth, exports, operating rates, global gasoline demand, gasoline standards, etc. Below are examples of how some clients use this service.
  • Producers and consumers of MTBE and ETBE

Rely on our independent analysis and data to help with strategic investments, long-term planning and commercial management strategies.


  • Distributors and traders

Use our regional market and capacity analysis to review trade opportunities and diversify their sourcing and marketing options.
  • Banks and investors 

Use our price data to model listed companies producing, or with major spend on, MTBE and ETBE. Use our global market analysis and news to keep abreast of the latest market dynamics.