Update: October 2021 Database Changes

Improvements and changes will be rolling out in our databases, between October 29th and November 1st, related to data coverage and how data is organized in industries.

Main changes in Commodity Price Database are summarized in the table below:

Industry
Now
After
Petrochemicals

Prices of 76 Commodities in "Petrochemicals"Prices of 97 Commodities: 12 in Energy Price Monitor*; 85 in "Petrochemicals"
Plastics & Polymers
Prices of 32 Commodities in "Plastics & Polymers"
Prices of 32 Commodities in "Polymers & Recyclables"
Inorganic ChemicalsPrices of 40 Commodities in "Inorganic Chemicals"
Prices of 40 Commodities in "Inorganics"
Fertilizers & FoodPrices of 36 Commodities in "Fertilizers & Food"
Prices of 38 Commodities: 24 in "Fertilizers & Gases"; 14 in "Nutrition & Renewables"
Oil, Gas & DerivativesPrices of 20 Commodities in "Oil, Gas & Derivatives"
Prices of 97 Commodities: 12 in Energy Price Monitor*; 85 in "Petrochemicals"

(*) Energy Price Monitor is a new database

Main changes in Utility Cost Database are summarized in the table below:

NowAfter
Cost data of 11 UtilitiesCost/price data of 42 items, as follows: 6 utilities in Water & Utility Cost Database*; 12 energy commodities in Energy Price Monitor** ; 24 commodities in Commodity Price Database

(*) Utility Cost Database will be renamed to Water & Utility Cost Database
(**) Energy Price Monitor will be a new database

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