Hear about market trends and potential from ICIS Editor, Chow Bee Lin, at Refining and Petrochemicals Southeast Asia (RPSEA) 2014

Event date: 7-9 May 2014
Event venue: Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

The emerging markets in southeast Asia, including Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Myanmar and Cambodia, offer significant market opportunities for the petrochemicals industry.

Regional competition has intensified as petrochemical producers vie for a share in the emerging markets, thus driving new development trends in the region.

ICIS Editor, Chow Bee Lin, takes a detailed look at how regional producers are reinventing themselves in this increasingly competitive environment, plus the potential opportunities for feedstock and end-user markets.

Southeast Asian petrochemicals – market trends

  • Regional producers diversify product portfolios
  • Partnership in ASEAN
  • Competition in ASEAN

Southeast Asian petrochemical– market potential

  • Demand driven market potential
  • Feedstock challenge driven market potential 

The high profile RPSEA event is a unique opportunity for the petrochemical industry, bringing together over 200 senior refining and petrochemical players in southeast Asia and beyond to discuss current issues. These include project financing, planning and engineering, operation and maintenance, environment protection and legislation in the region.

Find out more about the event at http://www.wispool.com/rpsea2014/index.asp

For further information please contact:
Laura Brown, Marketing Executive, ICIS
+65 6780 4339

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Featured ICIS Products

ICIS publishes weekly reports on the southeast Asian polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) markets, including all the latest prices, market news and analyses.

Whether you are a producer, seller or buyer, these unique reports are beneficial as they offer a valuable price benchmark for domestic trades in key southeast Asian countries, and provide detailed insight into the dynamics of individual markets.

  • Market coverage of key southeast Asian countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines.
  • Domestic and import assessed spot prices of key PE / PP grades
  • Feedstock and production news updates
  • Weekly overview of supply/demand dynamics and trading activity
Want to get a better understanding of the factors affecting southeast Asia’s PE markets?

Download this free market insight article and read about:

  • Southeast Asia market opportunities
  • Domestic operating rates and capacity expansion plans
  • Import and export data
  • Six-month regional outlook