ICIS at APIC 2014

Argentine deal with holdouts crucial for nation's shale gas

...reducing the country's energy shortage. That, in turn, could end the annual winter-time cuts in natural-gas supplies that Argentina imposes on petrochemical... Mon, 28 Jul 2014

Group I, Group II base oils compete in India as price gap narrows

...prices for India fell 1.6% over the same period to $1,092.50/tonne CFR India, the data showed. Group II 500N prices in Asia have steadily fallen this... Mon, 28 Jul 2014

Wider arbitrage window to Asia supports Europe naphtha

...Europe is structurally long on naphtha and has to export to petrochemical markets in Asia and the gasoline sector in the US to keep stocks in balance. Naphtha... Thu, 24 Jul 2014

Asia Group II base oils may extend falls on demand lull

...Asia Group II base oils may extend falls on demand lull. Veena Pathare. Focus story by Jasmine Khoo and Veena Pathare SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Group II base... Wed, 23 Jul 2014

Alaska LNG export consortium advances with federal DOE approval

...well as enable three main Alaskan gas producers to monetise the gas to premium LNG buyers’ markets in northeast Asia. The consortium consists of ExxonMobil;... Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Asia naphtha heads south on rising supply, soft demand

...Asia naphtha heads south on rising supply, soft demand. Felicia Loo. Focus story by Felicia Loo SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Asia’s naphtha prices may fall further... Fri, 18 Jul 2014

ICIS at Asia Petrochemical Industry Conference (APIC) 2014

 

ICIS is a Gold Sponsor of APIC 2014

ICIS is pleased to announce our sponsorship of this year’s event.

In addition, ICIS Consultants and Editors are speaking at various conference sessions. We will be sharing our expertise and knowledge covering the following topics:

  • Transformation in the Asian olefins and derivatives markets
  • Factors that will shape the Asian olefins and derivatives markets in 2014
  • Opportunities and challenges in Asia’s synthetic rubber industry
  • Close examination of the polyester chain
  • Asia’s rising capacity and changing trade flow for phenol

If you would like to receive any of the presentation slides after the event, email us at enquiry@icis.com.


 

ICIS exhibition stand at APIC: Booth no. 12-14

A trusted source of benchmark prices, ICIS also now offers a range of intelligence and data to support your medium- to long-term planning or decision-making. Visit the ICIS stand to find out more.

Expanded price reporting coverage to support your contract negotiations

  • New price assessments for southeast Asia plastics markets, covering domestic quotes
  • Price forecasts on polypropylene including for Asia markets
  • Real-time pricing data, information on bids, offers and deals for Asian benzene

Deep insights to verify your investment and expansion plans

  • Supply and demand data from 1978-2030 – global and regional trade volumes, capacity, production and sources of demand
  • Annual studies – global and China-specific market studies
  • Consultancy service – Tailored solutions to support your unique requirement

Latest news from ICIS editors at the conference

 

Access live tweets and news articles published by ICIS editors straight from the event

Be the first to hear the latest industry developments reported during APIC.

 

APIC 2014 Publication

APIC 2014 Publication

This year’s event, with its theme of “Transformation. A map redrawn”, will allow participants to learn about how best to adapt and evolve within this changing landscape. 

All this and more will be discussed by delegates as part of a comprehensive programme, including seminars, keynote speeches and committee meetings.

Market outlook: China's polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) markets

Market outlook: China's polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) markets

With further polyolefins capacity expansions planned in China during 2014-2017, the competitive landscape is expected to change further and that will create major challenges for international exporters.

 



  Meet the ICIS experts

Malini Hariharan Global Course Director

Malini Hariharan is the Global Course Director at ICIS. She can be reached at Malini.Hariharan@icis.com

Paul Ray Head of Consulting & Analytics

Paul Ray is the Head of Consulting & Analytics at ICIS. He can be reached at Paul.Ray@icis.com

Ee Foong Ewe Vice President Business Development & Consulting

Ee Foong Ewe is the Vice President for Business Development & Consulting at ICIS. He can be reached at Eefoong.Ewe@icis.com

John Richardson Consultant

John Richardson is an ICIS Asia Consultant and writes the Asian Chemical Connections blog. He can be reached at John.Richardson@icis.com

Tahir Ikram News Editor Asia

Tahir Ikram is a News Editor for ICIS based in Asia. He can be reached at Tahir.Ikram@icis.com

Nurluqman Suratman News Reporter

Nurluqman Suratman is a News Reporter at ICIS in Asia. He can be reached at Nurluqman.Suratman@icis.com or @petrochemicals

Joseph Chang Global Editor ICB

Joseph Chang is the Global Editor for ICIS Chemical Business magazine. He can be reached at Joseph.Chang@icis.com or @ICBchief

Barbara Ortner Head of Market Reporting

Barbara Ortner is the Head of Market Reporting globally. She can be reached at Barbara.Ortner@icis.com or @barbaraortner

Yeow Pei Lin Senior Editor Manager

Yeow Pei Lin is a Senior Editor Manager for ICIS in Asia. She can be reached at Yeow.PeiLin@icis.com

Chow Bee Lin Head of Asia Markets

Chow Bee Lin is the Head of Asia Markets for ICIS. She can be reached at BeeLin.Chow@icis.com

Peh Soo Hwe Managing Editor

Peh Soo Hwee is the Managing Editor in Asia and Middle East for ICIS. She can be reached at Soohwee.Peh@icis.com

Helen Yan Senior Editor

Helen Yan is a Senior Editor for ICIS in Asia. She can be reached at Helen.Yan@icis.com

Ong Sheau Ling Senior Editor

Ong Sheau Ling is a Senior Editor for ICIS in Asia. She can be reached at Sheauling.Ong@icis.com

Trisha Huang Senior Editor

Trisha Huang is a Senior Editor for ICIS in Asia. She can be reached at Trisha.Huang@icis.com

Samuel Wong Markets Editor

Samuel Wong is a Markets Editor for ICIS in Asia. He can be reached at Samuel.Wong@icis.com

Jeffrey Ong Markets Editor

Jeffrey Ong is a Markets Editor for ICIS in Asia. He can be reached at Jeffrey.Ong@icis.com

 



 

Free Market Intelligence

Asian polypropylene key trends

Asian Polypropylene key trends

Read about Asian polypropylene trends for March 2014. Drawing on expertise from ICIS and discussions with industry players, this article covers some of the major trends in the PP Asian market.

We recommend reading this article if you are making short to mid-term future commercial decisions in this market.

A look into southeast Asia’s polyethylene (PE) markets

A look into southeast Asia’s polyethylene (PE) markets

The Asian PE markets are increasingly active. PE consumption in the region is expected to reach more than 6 million tonnes by 2016, with an annual consumption growth of more than 5%.

Download this free outlook article, produced by ICIS experts, to gain a better understanding of the various challenges and opportunities within the domestic southeast Asian market.

Asia Leaders struggle with Growth

Asia Leaders struggle with Growth

The top 10 Asia regional leaders list provides you with a further dissection and analysis of the ICIS top 100 chemical companies.

Producers found sales growth challenging and conditions remain tough.

Argentine deal with holdouts crucial for nation's shale gas

...reducing the country's energy shortage. That, in turn, could end the annual winter-time cuts in natural-gas supplies that Argentina imposes on petrochemical... Mon, 28 Jul 2014

Group I, Group II base oils compete in India as price gap narrows

...prices for India fell 1.6% over the same period to $1,092.50/tonne CFR India, the data showed. Group II 500N prices in Asia have steadily fallen this... Mon, 28 Jul 2014

Wider arbitrage window to Asia supports Europe naphtha

...Europe is structurally long on naphtha and has to export to petrochemical markets in Asia and the gasoline sector in the US to keep stocks in balance. Naphtha... Thu, 24 Jul 2014

Asia Group II base oils may extend falls on demand lull

...Asia Group II base oils may extend falls on demand lull. Veena Pathare. Focus story by Jasmine Khoo and Veena Pathare SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Group II base... Wed, 23 Jul 2014

Alaska LNG export consortium advances with federal DOE approval

...well as enable three main Alaskan gas producers to monetise the gas to premium LNG buyers’ markets in northeast Asia. The consortium consists of ExxonMobil;... Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Asia naphtha heads south on rising supply, soft demand

...Asia naphtha heads south on rising supply, soft demand. Felicia Loo. Focus story by Felicia Loo SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Asia’s naphtha prices may fall further... Fri, 18 Jul 2014