ICIS News stories on the likely impact of Saudi Arabia's change of leadership on global petrochemical markets


BLOG: ExxonMobil and Saudi Arabia differ on oil outlook – or do they?

...BLOG: ExxonMobil and Saudi Arabia differ on oil outlook – or do they?. Staff Reporter. LONDON (ICIS)-- Click here  to see the latest blog post on Chemicals... Wed, 26 Oct 2016

SE Asia PP market awaits direction from China, upside limited

...origins was traded at $960-980/tonne CFR China, up by $10 from the previous week. Saudi PP block copolymer grades gained $10-30/tonne as traders and producers... Wed, 19 Oct 2016

Europe PE, PP players prepare to attend K 2016 trade fair

...cases. Imports are more likely to affect PE than PP, most sources agreed, and new capacity from Egypt and Saudi Arabia, also the US, would have to have... Wed, 12 Oct 2016

‘Real work’ to ease crude oversupply starts post-OPEC deal - IEA

...rebound in supply from Libya and Nigeria and further growth from Iran would suggest that bigger cuts would have to be made by others, such as Saudi Arabia,... Tue, 11 Oct 2016

Asia top stories: weekly summary

...7 October 2016. Saudi Polymers starts 60-day turnaround at Al-Jubail complex Saudi Polymers Co has shut its Al-Jubail petrochemical complex for a 60-day... Mon, 10 Oct 2016

NE Asia ethylene market under pressure from ample supply

...from turnarounds . Ethylene exports from the Middle East are expected to grow in the fourth quarter, with a Saudi Arabian producer planning to sell... Thu, 06 Oct 2016

SE Asia PP trades in small volumes; sellers refuse to cut prices

...Converters were buying volumes of 100-200 tonnes to top up inventory, they said. A Saudi PP flat yarn cargo for October shipment was sold at $990-1,000/... Wed, 05 Oct 2016

EPCA 16’: Europe's PGE demand has more positive outlook - sources

...market, however, there are still questions about additional volumes and the trade flow direction. Sadara is a joint venture firm between Saudi Aramco... Tue, 04 Oct 2016

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