US shale gas boom and its impact on the global petrochemical industry

Joe Chang, global editor of ICIS Chemical Business discusses the US shale gas boom and its impact on the global petrochemical industry. Download the webinar slides and get access to the recording by completing the short form.

This ICIS webinar:

  • Covers details of the planned major projects in the US and Canada as a result of the shale gas boom
  • Puts the latest wave of planned ethylene expansions in historical context with a short case study on the previous wave of expansions in the late 1990s to early 2000s
  • Looks at the planned petrochemical expansions in the US from a global perspective, to understand what impact these developments are having on sentiment and action plans for international producers
  • Explores the dynamics of US LNG exports – threat or opportunity for US petrochemicals?

The webinar was held August 6 2013.