Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl Price Trend and Forecast

Regional Price Overview

Get the latest insights on price movement and trend analysis of Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl in different regions across the world (Asia, Europe, North America, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa).

Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl Price Trend for the Second Half of 2023

Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl’s market prices varied throughout the second half of the year 2023. The price trends closely mimicked the market behavior of its feedstock materials, biphenyl and chloromethane. The September ending quarter was more positively inclined than the December ending quarter. Initially, at the beginning of the said period, demands were higher for Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl from the pharma and polymer industries. However, the struggling market dynamics of the later months translated into the plunging price graph of Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl at that time. With this, the market fluctuated consistently for Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl during H2’23.

Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl Price Chart

Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl Price Trends

Please Login or Subscribe to Access the Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl Price Chart Data

Analyst Insight

According to Procurement Resource, not much improvement is anticipated in Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl price trends going forward as well. The market is likely to continue to waver along similar lines.

Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl Price Trend for the First Half of 2023

Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl is an important chemical intermediate and raw material for producing more complex chemical compounds. Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl uses benzene, biphenyl, and chloromethane as the feedstock for its production. So, the price trend for Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl closely mimic that of its feedstock materials.

Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl market observed truly mixed price sentiments throughout the period under discussion. Prices mostly swung on the lower side of the scale. Some short-lived upward variations were observed in the first quarter as the Chinese factories struggled after the lockdown, and supply chain disruptions also caused a supply shortage.But majorly, the decreased downstream demands dominated the pricing fundamentals and kept the prices low, wavering.

The cost-of-living crisis caused by high global inflation was also responsible for the decline in demand. Overall, the price trend for Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl remained low during H1’23.

Analyst Insight

According to the Procurement Resource, the Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl prices are expected to remain unsettled in the coming quarter. Given the current inventory stocks and bearish demand, the market will strive for equilibrium and continue to fluctuate.

Procurement Resource provides latest prices of Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl. 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.

Sample Dashboard

Please Login or Subscribe to explore our dashboard.


Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl appears as white to yellow coloured crystals. Its molecular weight is about 251.1 g/mol. It is also known as 4,4'-Bis(chloromethyl)-1,1'-Biphenyl. It acts as a crucial intermediate for synthesising diphenyl phenylacetylene fluorescent whitening agent. It is also used as a reagent in the synthesis of new double quaternary ammonium salts containing a biphenyl moiety, having antimicrobial and antifungal activity.

Product Details

Report Features Details
Product Name Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl
Industrial Uses Chemical intermediate, Chemical synthesis, Raw material, Manufacturing 4,4’-dihydroxy methyl diphenyl
Chemical Formula C14H12Cl2
Synonyms 1667-10-3, 4,4'-Bis(chloromethyl)biphenyl, 1,1'-Biphenyl, 4,4'-bis(chloromethyl)-, 4,4-Bis(chloromethyl)-1,1-biphenyl 
Supplier Database BioCrick BioTech, Schultz Canada Chemicals Ltd., Toronto Research Chemicals
Region/Countries Covered Asia Pacific: China, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Japan, Philippines, Vietnam, Iran, Thailand, South Korea, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Nepal, Taiwan, Sri Lanka, UAE, Israel, Hongkong, Singapore, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Australia, and New Zealand

Europe: Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy,  Spain, Russia, Turkey, Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, Belgium, Austria, Ireland Switzerland, Norway, Denmark, Romania, Finland, Czech Republic, Portugal and Greece

North America: United States and Canada

Latin America: Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Columbia, Chile, Ecuador, and Peru

Africa: South Africa, Nigeria, Egypt, Algeria, Morocco
Currency US$ (Data can also be provided in local currency)
Supplier Database Availability Yes
Customization Scope The report can be customized as per the requirements of  the customer
Post-Sale Analyst Support 360-degree analyst support after report delivery

Note: Our supplier search experts can assist your procurement teams in compiling and validating a list of suppliers indicating they have products, services, and capabilities that meet your company's needs.

Production Processes

  • Production of Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl via chloromethylation reaction

This chemical compound is produced in 2 major steps. The first step is the chloromethylation reaction while the second step is the refining of the obtained product. While doing so Biphenyl is often used as a raw material.


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).

Assistance from Experts

Procurement Resource is a one-stop solution for businesses aiming at the best industry insights and market evaluation in the arena of procurement. Our team of market leaders covers all the facets of procurement strategies with its holistic industry reports, extensive production cost and pre-feasibility insights, and price trends dynamics impacting the cost trajectories of the plethora of products encompassing various industries. With the best analysis of the market trends and comprehensive consulting in light of the best strategic footstep, Procurement Resource got all that it takes.

Client's Satisfaction

Procurement Resource has made a mark for itself in terms of its rigorous assistance to its clientele. Our experienced panel of experts leave no stone unturned in ensuring the expertise at every step of our clients' strategic procurement journey. Our prompt assistance, prudential analysis, and pragmatic tactics considering the best procurement move for industries are all that sets us apart. We at Procurement Resource value our clients, which our clients vouch for.

Assured Quality

Expertise, judiciousness, and expedience are the crucial aspects of our modus operandi at Procurement Resource. Quality is non-negotiable, and we don't compromise on that. Our best-in-class solutions, elaborative consulting substantiated by exhaustive evaluation, and fool-proof reports have led us to come this far, making us the ‘numero uno' in the domain of procurement. Be it exclusive qualitative research or assiduous quantitative research methodologies, our high quality of work is what our clients swear by.

Table Of Contents

Our Clients


Get in Touch With Us


Phone:+1 307 363 1045


Phone: +91 1203185500


Phone: +44 7537 132103



Get latest News About Procurement Resource
Subscribe for news

This site uses cookies (including third-party cookies) to record user’s preferences. See our Privacy PolicyFor more.