ICIS at Seoul during APIC and KICHEM 2015

Free download: ICIS presentation slides from APIC 2015

ICIS delivered several presentations covering the various topics below, and we would like to offer you the chance to download these valuable market insights:

  • A look at the overall Asian chemicals market
  • Aromatics in a time of volatility – have fundamentals changed? Opportunities and challenges within Asian olefins
  • A review of China’s synthetic rubber industry
  • Asian PE,PE industry: Its evolution amongst recent price, supply/demand and application trend changes
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Photo gallery: ICIS Drinks Reception

ICIS welcomed a host of delegates to our drinks reception at The Timber House, Park Hyatt, one of the city’s top jazz bars. With live performers and complimentary refreshments, it was a great opportunity for attendees to discuss the industry in a more sociable atmosphere.

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APIC examines oil price impacts

APIC examines oil price impacts

ICIS and Japan’s Chemical Daily analyse the Asian petrochemical markets in a 76-page special publication produced jointly for the APIC 2015 Annual Meeting in Seoul, South Korea. M&A activity, logistics, company strategies and investments are all examined in depth.


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Special Feature: Asia chemicals outlook

Special feature: Asia chemicals outlook

Overall, the Asian chemicals markets experienced sweeping changes in 2014 – oversupply, feedstock diversification, changing trade flows, volatility in crude prices and new leadership in key Asian markets.

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ICIS Special Report – Asia: Crude oil and naphtha markets

ICIS Special Report – Asia: Crude oil and naphtha markets

As part of our series of free resources, ICIS  experts have recently produced a short video covering crude oil and naphtha markets. The video gives you unrivalled insight into current trends, prices and a near-term outlook of where the market is headed.