James Elliott leads the MDI/TDI services at IHS Markit and is responsible for the development of the detailed supply/demand analysis, costs analysis, global price discovery and price forecasting of MDI and TDI, which contributes to IHS Markit’s MDI/TDI World Analysis services. James’s research has focussed on the global MDI and TDI markets since 2014. He has also covered the chlor-alkali, hydrochloric acid, PVC and bleaching chemicals markets and has worked across all IHS Markit’s chlor-vinyls services. James is a graduate of University College London where he obtained his Master's degree in Chemistry. He wrote his Master's thesis on the zinc and cadmium chalcogenides for third generation solar cell applications.