1-Decene Price Trend

Rising derivatives demand from industries such as packaging, automotive, and others boosted the market in the country. ExxonMobil and Chevron Phillips Chemical are amongst the US's top manufacturers of 1-Decene. The presence of many recognised 1-Decene producers and several prominent automobile producers in Europe, as well as strong demand for PAO, had helped Europe dominate the worldwide 1-Decene industry. In 2021, the fastest-growing region was Asia-Pacific, owing to increased demand for synthetic lubricants from industries like aviation, marine, and automotive. In terms of output, China and India dominated the market in the region.

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Procurement Resource provides latest prices of 1-Decene. Each price database is tied to a user-friendly graphing tool dating back to 2014, which provides a range of functionalities: configuration of price series over user defined time period; comparison of product movements across countries; customisation of price currencies and unit; extraction of price data as excel files to be used offline.

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Procurement Resource provides prices of 1-Decene for several regions around the globe, which are as follows:

  • North America
  • South America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East
  • Africa

About 1-Decene:

1-Decene is an alkene which is octadecane with one double bond at position 1. Decene is composed of a chain of 1O carbon atoms with 1 double bond. There are several isomers of Decene depending on the position and geometry of the double bond. Dec-1-ene is the only isomer of commercial importance

Chemical Formula of 1-Decene:

  • C10H20  


  • Dec-1-ene
  • 872-05-9
  • Decylene
  • n-1-Decene

Molecular Weight:    

  • 140.27 g/mol

Industrial use:

  • Poly alpha olefin production
  • Functional fluids (open systems)
  • Intermediates
  • Plasticisers
  • Reactant

Production Process:

  • Production of 1-Decene via Oligomerisation of Ethylene.

1-Decene is obtained from oligomerisation of ethylene with the help of triethylaluminum catalyst. This results in the formation of alpha-olefin mixture, which finally undergoes fractional distillation to produce 1-Decene.

Suppliers Database:

  • Orochem Technologies Inc
  • PJSC Nizhnekamskneftekhim
  • Acros Organics

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The displayed pricing data is derived through weighted average purchase price, including contract and spot transactions at the specified locations unless otherwise stated. The information provided comes from the compilation and processing of commercial data officially reported for each nation (i.e. government agencies, external trade bodies, and industry publications).


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