“There must be some way out of here….”
25th August 2008 by

Peak Oil, Jimi Hendrix, Ben Bernanke, Federal Reserve, Goldman Sachs, Alberta Tar Sands, resource na...

Japan’s corporate hero
11th August 2008 by

manga, Japanese conformism, losing face, Lost Decade...

Middle East and China to run C2s regardless….
23rd July 2008 by

….that’s the case – in the Middle East case because of advantaged feedstock and in...

Shell plans for the long-term
3rd June 2008 by

See below for an extended interview with Shell Chemicals vice president, Ben van Beurden, who talks ...

The search for more basic petrochemicals
10th April 2008 by

Very interesting speech from Alan Kirkley, Vice President of Strategy and Portfolio for Shell Chemic...

Here we go again – 1997 is back…..
22nd January 2008 by

I sincerely hope not, but all the signs are there because of: *A financial crisis which nobody again...

More arguments against M-E price setting
27th October 2007 by

The article below, from Sean Milmo of ICB, makes the case that the Middle East will not be able or w...

The Middle East may set polyolefins pricing
22nd October 2007 by

This was the warning from Bob Bauman of Nexant ChemSystems at last week’s 25th Annual Petroche...

Another great year for Asian polyolefins but……
27th September 2007 by

……how long will it last is the inevitable question. Demand growth has been so strong so ...

Methanol – a Dickens of a good or bad tale
13th September 2007 by

Methanol producers have been enjoying the best of times, but to paraphrase good old Charles Dickens,...

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