Asia Styrenics- hindsight, insight and foresight

A free webinar covering an in-depth review and outlook of the styrenics chain in Asia

Poor demand for resins has caused a shift in trading dynamics within Asia’s styrene markets. Industry players are now faced with the following questions:

  • How has supply and demand fundamentals changed in the styrenics resins markets?
  • With Japan supplying less to China, who will pick up the slack?
  • To what extent will demand be a key concern among market players?

Drawing on the unparalleled market expertise of ICIS, this webinar will cover a comprehensive review of the Asia styrenics landscape, amidst the current industry sentiment, including:

  • Latest developments and hot issues surrounding Asia’s styrenic markets
  • Analysis of supply and demand fundamentals and price drivers
  • China’s role as the largest spot merchant buyer in the global styrenics market
  • Opportunities and challenges in the Asia styrene markets
  • Market outlook of where the market is headed
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About ICIS

ICIS is the world's largest petrochemical market information provider and has fast-growing energy and fertilizer divisions. Our aim is to give companies in global commodities markets a competitive advantage by delivering trusted pricing data, high-value news, analysis and independent consulting, enabling our customers to make better-informed trading and planning decisions. We have more than 30 years' experience in providing pricing information, news, analysis and consulting to buyers, sellers and analysts.

With a global staff of more than 800, ICIS has employees based in Houston, Washington, New York, London, Montpellier, Dusseldorf, Karlsruhe, Milan, Mumbai, Singapore, Guangzhou, Beijing, Shanghai, Yantai, Tokyo and Perth. Some 350 of ICIS’s staff are journalists engaged in reporting market prices and news, and ICIS is fully committed to upholding the highest journalistic principles of verification, corroboration and authentication. ICIS has a compliance framework that along with its methodologies and business processes adheres to the requirements of the IOSCO PRA Principles.

ICIS is a division of Reed Business Information, part of RELX Group plc.

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RELX Group is a world‐leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries. The group employs about 28,500 people of whom half are in North America. RELX PLC, the London Stock Exchange listed shareholding vehicle, holds 52.9% of the shares in RELX Group. RELX NV, the Amsterdam Stock Exchange listed shareholding vehicle, holds 47.1% of the shares in RELX Group. The shares are traded on the London, Amsterdam and New York Stock Exchanges using the following ticker symbols: London: REL; Amsterdam: REN; New York: RELX and RENX. The total market capitalisation is approximately €32.2bnbn/£23.6bn.

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Pricing Information

Support your daily trading activities with immediate access to the latest price assessments and developments in the Asia styrene markets. Our weekly pricing information provides you with all of the following:

  • Spot and contract prices
  • Key price drivers and market developments
  • Upstream ethylene and benzene prices and updates
  • Plants and production news
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Forecast reports

Produced by the ICIS Consulting team, The ICIS Benzene and Styrene Asia price forecast report helps you identify where prices are heading, providing the insights you need to make decisions swiftly and confidently:

  • A rolling 12-month price forecast for styrene and benzene
  • Sentiment index reflecting market expectation on prices
  • Upstream raw materials data on gasoline, crude and naphtha
  • Summary capacity, supply/demand fundamentals and trade flow data
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