ICIS News stories on the likely impact of Saudi Arabia's change of leadership on global petrochemical markets

 

OPEC and non-OPEC producers extend supply pact agreement into 2018 - delegates

...a growing analysts’ consensus over the shortfalls of a dry, nine-month extension, Saudi energy minister Khalid al Falih deemed a deepening of those cuts... Thu, 25 May 2017

Road to Morocco a rocky one for fertz producers ahead of IFA 2017

...origin at $305-310/tonne CFR Kakinada/Vizag. Over on the west coast of India, Zuari/Goa will shortly receive a parcel of Saudi material from Trammo priced... Fri, 19 May 2017

OPEC supply cut may be offset by US, Africa production - IEA

...the oil market via a draw in stocks is accelerating in the second quarter of 2017. Crude futures have rallied since Monday, after Saudi Arabian and Russian... Tue, 16 May 2017

Commentary: Falling oil slams Asia

...to that effect. Crude futures price gains, nevertheless, were muted by the higher rig count in the US. Saudi Arabia’s minister for energy, Khalid Al-Falih,... Wed, 10 May 2017

Falling crude oil slams Asia petrochemicals

...to that effect. Crude futures price gains, nevertheless, were muted by the higher rig count in the US. Saudi Arabia’s minister for energy, Khalid Al-Falih,... Wed, 10 May 2017

China’s LDPE/LLDPE spread to narrow on weaker LDPE prices

...Idesa Nachital, Mexico 300 Q2 2016 Kordestan Iran 300 Mar 2017 Sadara Saudi 350 May 2017 Reliance India 400 H2 2017 $1 = CNY6.91... Wed, 10 May 2017

Corrected: Malaysia's PCG on track to complete PIC projects in 2019

...the recent $7bn investment by Saudi Aramco to buy an equity stake in the PIC, Hamzah said that the move by the oil giant is expected to help PCG “free... Tue, 09 May 2017

LyondellBasell, Dow see strong PE/ethylene cycle

...down the home stretch of starting up two multi-billion dollar capital projects – the US cracker and derivatives and its Sadara joint venture with Saudi... Tue, 02 May 2017

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