Survival and profit in today’s chaotic petrochemicals markets

Major factors impacting European and global petrochemicals markets today

Survival and profit in today’s chaotic petrochemicals markets

ICIS consultants hosted a pre-seminar at EPCA examining how the chaotic conditions in feedstock and product supply and demand are likely to impact your business and investments in the next 10 years, along with new opportunities emerging for future growth and profit.

Topics included:

  • Energy, refining and the implications for petrochemicals
  • Energy and oil products supply and demand outlook
  • Managing feedstocks markets in this new environment
  • The scale and nature of tomorrow’s opportunities
  • The economic SuperCycle and why it is over

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Scenario planning allows businesses to understand the best- and worst-case outcomes of a proposed project or strategy, as well as all possibilities in between. Businesses using scenario planning are therefore better placed to take advantage of market changes, and can prepare effectively for downturns and negative circumstances (as well as market upturns). In these volatile times, taking this approach will be a well-suited approach to future-proof plans.

Our consultants can help you undertake this exercise and successfully plan for 2017 and beyond.

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