Overcapacity is a recurring challenge faced by the petrochemical industry. For some grades of synthetic rubber, overcapacity combines with the maturing of demand in China. There is still however growth in demand for some synthetic rubber products from other emerging markets. ICIS publishes a global annual study on synthetic rubber which details how the supply and demand market is forecast to develop from now until 2025.
The ICIS World Synthetic Elastomers Annual Study reviews the global synthetic rubber markets in depth, helping industry participants devise strategies to exploit opportunities for demand and deal with likely restructuring resulting from overcapacity.
Produced by ICIS industry experts, this annual study is a vital and detailed resource to guide you in your decision-making on investments, expansions and capacity planning. It uses reconciled data and takes into account upstream and downstream activity to provide you with a complete picture.
The study is an accurate source of market intelligence that includes valuable information such as forecasts, trade flows, supply, demand and capacities. It also provides predictive commentaries and analysis, from a global and regional perspective, to help derive logical worst and best case scenarios for your business.
The World Synthetic Elastomers Annual Study is an important tool to help you formulate your medium and long term strategic plans. Subscribe to the study today and you will get access to focused market intelligence which you can use to support your business now and for the future. View the World Synthetic Elastomers Annual Study Table of Contents here
This market outlook article discusses the challenges faced by the synthetic rubber industry around over supply and the potential source of demand.
Subscribing to the World Synthetic Elastomers Annual Study will help you to make more informed investment and acquisition decisions, taking into account the medium and long term viewpoint. It also provides evidence and insight to support strategic business planning.
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The ICIS World Synthetic Elastomers Annual Study offers an in-depth review of the global synthetic rubber markets. It includes comprehensive details on supply and demand, trade and prices as well as technology developments.
The annual study is produced in two volumes and covers:
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