PODCAST: Recent expansions do not signal new wave - Petrochemicals Europe

Author: Will Beacham


LONDON (ICIS)--Announcements of expansions by Europe-based chemical producers are unlikely to herald a new wave of projects in the region, according to the executive director of a trade body.

In a podcast interview, Dorothee Arns of Petrochemicals Europe – an industry sector of Cefic – said many structural challenges remain for producers there, including high energy costs and a complex regulatory framework.