ICIS at NPE 2018

7-11 May, Orlando, Florida

Venue: Orange County Convention Center

Meet with ICIS at NPE 2018

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Visit the ICIS stand to discover how we can help you navigate through the continued changes in the plastics markets:

  • Collect your free copy of our newly published infographics
  • Discover our new analytics solutions
  • Find out more about our worldwide consulting services
  • Discuss your planning and forecasting needs
  • Learn more about our integrated data solutions to help you with your strategic decision-making

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Exclusive news for the plastics markets


ICIS trade flow maps for the plastics industry

Expanding capacity in the global market and changes in demand have resulted in shifts in import and export trade flows for the US chemicals market.

Download the latest ICIS trade flow maps for information on US chemicals imports and exports for 2016 and 2017.

Polyethyelene trade flow map

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Polypropylene trade flow map

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Polyvinyl Chloride trade flow map

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Ethylene trade flow map

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Propylene trade flow map

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Powerful Analytics Solutions for Petrochemicals Markets

Live Supply Disruption Tracker 

  • Improve price negotiations for feedstock at a regional level
  • Ensure a robust and secure supply of cargo from producers
  • Eliminate premium risks from outages
  • Know your supplier, not just your distributor

Price Drivers Analytics

  • Decide the optimum option between imports vs domestic cargoes
  • Negotiate prices with domestic producers
  • Understand the impact of domestic producers being more likely to export on buying prices
  • Determine if you will have a stronger negotiating power
  • Further your understanding of feedstock prices with margin commentary

Supply & Demand Outlooks

  • Support and optimise your quarterly forecasts
  • Expand your understanding of all market drivers impacting prices
  • Validate purchasing decisions
  • Minimise information overload on the commodity value chain

Integrated data solutions to support your strategic decision-making

Pricing Intelligence

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ICIS price reports provide independent objective and trusted intelligence for the global petrochemical, energy and fertilizer markets.

ICIS Price Reports provide access to:

  • Spot and contract price assessments
  • In-depth analysis and price history to help you track and understand price drivers and trends
  • Easy access to information, with multiple delivery options

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Supply & Demand Database

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The ICIS Supply and Demand Data Services enables subscribers to gain a long-term view of the rapidly changing petrochemical markets.

ICIS Supply & Demand Database enables you to:

  • Determine the local or regional scenario in a global context to support your planning
  • Identify, evaluate and optimise opporutnities
  • Validate commercial and growth strategies

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Industry News

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Our global network of local experts report breaking news stories that impact chemical markets, influence commodity prices and affect your daily business decisions.

ICIS News provides:

  • Real-time news round-the-clock
  • Analysis and likely market impact
  • Production news and force majeures

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Meet the team attending NPE 2018

Tonia Ellegan-Adams

Tonia Ellegan-Adams
Strategic Account Manager

Rocky Vigliante

Rocky Vigliante
Sales Executive

Jessica Hoover

Jessica Hoover
Sales Executive

Zachary Moore

Zachary Moore
Deputy Managing Editor

George Martin

George Martin
Editor-in-Chief, Latin America

Bill Bowen

Bill Bowen
Senior Editor, Manager

David Love

David Love
Senior Editor

Amanda Hay

Amanda Hay

James Ray

James Ray
Senior Consultant

Mary Bowen

Mary Bowen
Client Services Team Lead

Princess Maristela

Princess Maristela
Senior Events Marketing Executive

Roderick Bishop

Roderick Bishop
Marketing Executive

David Haydon

David Haydon

European expectations for US PE imports loom large but no prompt supply

LONDON (ICIS)--European polyethylene (PE) buyers are waiting for imports from new US capacities to arrive in the region, but volumes have been sparse... Mon, 21 May 2018

Latin America economic news summary

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Here are the economic news stories on the Latin America region for the week ended 18 May: Brazil's March producer price index... Fri, 18 May 2018

Market outlook: Circular economy, sustainability key trends at NPE

Sustainability will continue to be a trend driving the plastic packaging industry, with recycled polyethylene terephthalate (R-PET) at the forefront... Thu, 17 May 2018

Chemical CEOs optimistic on US-China trade outcome

Many US chemical company CEOs are optimistic on a favourable outcome from US-China trade talks, as they watch developments closely and gauge the... Thu, 17 May 2018

Americas top stories: weekly summary

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Here are the top stories from ICIS News from the week ended 11 May: Formosa Plastics picks process tech for US PE, PP units in Texas... Mon, 14 May 2018

NPE '18: Elastron opens US headquarters, to start up TPE plant in Q3

ORLANDO (ICIS)--Elastron is opening a North American headquarters in Gainesville, Georgia, with US thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) production to begin... Fri, 11 May 2018

NPE '18: 'Industry 4.0' not always right decision - US automation firm

ORLANDO (ICIS)--The trend to upgrade technology and go digital, also known as Industry 4.0, can have unforeseen inefficiencies and possible security... Fri, 11 May 2018

NPE '18: Braskem's US PP plant construction on track for 2020 completion

ORLANDO (ICIS)--Braskem is on track for a Q1 2020 completion of its polypropylene (PP) production line in La Porte, Texas, the company's USA branch... Fri, 11 May 2018

Total, Algeria’s Sonatrach to start FEED for $1.4bn petchems project within months

LONDON (ICIS)--Total and Algeria’s energy major Sonatrach will launch within months the front-end engineering and design (FEED) for their planned... Fri, 11 May 2018

Market outlook: DowDuPont PE, elastomers projects on track for 2018

US-based DowDuPont is on track to complete its polyethylene (PE) debottleneck and new elastomers project during 2018, while executives express... Thu, 10 May 2018