VIDEO: Naphtha global supply, demand set to rise in the near term

Author: ICIS Editorial


LONDON (ICIS)--Oil analyst Ajay Parmar outlines where additional naphtha supply is expected to come from and how demand will fare in the near term.

  • Higher refinery run rates in China and the US will lead to additional naphtha supply
  • Naphtha demand as a petrochemical feedstock to remain firm in NWE and Asia
  • Naphtha demand as a gasoline blendstock in the West to increase over the summer