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Mideast petchems shift to Asia/Africa on weak East Med markets

Focus Mideast petchems shift to Asia/Africa on weak East Med markets

Focus story by Muhamad Fadhil

AMMAN, Jordan (ICIS)--Middle Eastern petrochemical producers are looking at diverting cargoes to the Asian and African markets amid declining margins and weak sales prospect in the conflict-ridden East Mediterranean (East Med) region, industry sources said on Tuesday.

“Confidence is hit. Producers are worried about selling into the East Med because of political uncertainty.

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