Asian Chemical Connections
Hundreds of senior executives representing the petrochemical industry in the Gulf and international markets have blocked their diary to attend our seventh Annual Forum this week. They will be asking the same question as the majority of business leaders right now, regardless of their profession: namely, how do we stay competitive?
Al-Sadoun: moving downstream will entrench benefits
Natural gas provides the building blocks for fertilizers and other commodities we take for granted, as well as an avenue for Gulf countries dependent on volatile oil revenues to diversify their economies.
INSIGHT: Questions remain over China’s polyethylene market data
"Several theories are travelling around the market place about why the numbers are so out of sync with the prevailing mood."
VIDEO: ICIS special report on the fertilizers markets