Asian Chemical Connections

You must not assume a Goldilocks oil price in 2019 – not too hot, not cold
19th December 2018 by

By John Richardson TIME AND again people get oil markets wrong because they entirely focus on the ph...

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Asian PE margins to test 2012 lows as consensus catches up with economic realities
17th December 2018 by

By John Richardson IT HAS been evident since as early as February this year that China’s economy i...

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China Auto Sales Slowdown Points To Lower Polypropylene Growth
8th June 2018 by

By John Richardson AUTOMOBILES are, of course, a key end-use market for chemicals and polymers and C...

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China Overlooked Lending Data Down 64% As Economic Slowdown Continues
25th May 2018 by

By John Richardson FAR too little attention is still being paid to China’s lending data even thoug...

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Evidence Builds Of China Slowdown As Economic Reforms Gather Pace
4th March 2018 by

By John Richardson THE CHINESE economy remains one of the most overlooked threats to the conventiona...

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China’s Polyethylene Market: Three New Scenarios For 2018-2025
23rd February 2018 by

By John Richardson THE above slide underlines the growing complexity surrounding China’s economy, ...

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China Environment Campaign Creates Global Inflation Threat
6th December 2017 by

By John Richardson THE ABOVE chart shows the major role that China has played in driving global infl...

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China’s Pollution/Economic Campaign To Reshape Petchems
22nd November 2017 by

By John Richardson I BELIEVE that China’s environmental crackdown will continue to disrupt petroch...

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Asian Polyethylene Producers: What You Must Do Now $70 Crude Is More Likely
8th November 2017 by

By John Richardson THE facts on the ground in global crude markets have shifted even further in just...

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Crude Oil Prices In 2018: Impact On Naphtha-Based Polyethylene
6th November 2017 by

  By John Richardson I WILL explain the full significance of the above charts for the Asian and...

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