Global Chemicals Outlook

Global Chemicals Outlook

Expert commentaries on the likely direction of key chemical markets in early 2016

Oversupply, continued volatility in crude oil prices and changing trade flows are just some of the common themes experienced by global chemical markets in 2015. How have these influenced price and market movements over the past 12 months?

What’s in store for 2016?
Download our exclusive feature magazines for a detailed market review of 2015 and commentary on what we can expect in 2016, broken down by key chemical markets.

  • Plastics/Polymers
  • Olefins
  • Aromatics
  • Rubber
  • Alcohols
  • Surfactants
  • Base Oils
  • Solvents
  • And so much more....

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Supply and demand database
We give you an end-to-end perspective across the global petrochemical and refinery supply chain, enabling you to grasp the local or regional scenario in a global context. Data includes import and export volumes, consumption, plant capacities, production and product trade flows – from 1978 up to 2025.

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In-depth market analysis

In-depth market analysis
The ICIS Consulting team interprets data from our Supply & Demand Database, to deliver valuable insights into what the future might look like. We take into account historical trends, the current market scenario, economic landscape and foreseen developments, with detailed analysis. Global and China-only coverage available.

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