Asian Chemical Connections

Don’t Forget Turkey And Its Importance To Global Polyolefins
27th August 2018 by

By John Richardson YOU might well have forgotten the Turkish lira crisis because of the US/China tra...

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Turkey Crisis: Implications For Polyolefins And Global Economy
14th August 2018 by

By John Richardson THE first ramification of the Turkey crisis is that the collapse of the lira rais...

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The Three Essential Oil Price, Economic Growth Scenarios For Petchems
1st August 2018 by

By John Richardson ALL the excitement over the positive impact of US tax cuts should be placed very ...

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Petrochemicals Destocking Phase Likely As Crude Volatility Increases
8th February 2018 by

By John Richardson WE COULD now be in a destocking phase in petrochemicals markets as oil prices are...

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2018 Oil and Petchems: Risk Of Mistaking Apparent For Real Demand
5th January 2018 by

By John Richardson PERHAPS the most important recent single paragraph of analysis, in the huge volum...

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Cheap Oil Raises Naphtha Cracker Over Investment Risk
7th December 2017 by

By John Richardson THE ABOVE chart shows that from January 2015 up until November of this year, the ...

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Crude Drives Asian Polyethylene Spreads To Three-Year Low As 2018 Risks Build
4th December 2017 by

By John Richardson IN MARCH 2016 we gave three scenarios for crude-oil prices: Collapsing Demand whe...

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Peak Oil And The Aramco/SABIC Petchems Project
1st December 2017 by

By John Richardson THERE is an important connection between this week’s announcement by Saudi Aram...

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Measuring Crude Prices And Asian Petchems Profitability
15th November 2017 by

By John Richardson YESTERDAY I posted this slide on LinkedIn, in response to a lot of concern amongs...

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Global Economy Is Less Able To Withstand A New Oil Price Shock
12th November 2017 by

By John Richardson HISTORY has a tendency to move very slowly, inching forward incrementally, and th...

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