The importance of Africa cannot be undermined; it continues to offer perhaps the greatest growth opportunities with regards to fertilizer consumption but faces obstacles that hamper its potential. This white paper provides insight into the opportunities and challenges for developing Africa’s fertilizer market as well as the opportunities for GCC producers to invest in the fertilizer industry in African countries.
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Analysis and forecast of supply and demand of the global vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) market. This report includes discussion regarding key market drivers and constraints, as well as supply, demand and trade analysis for nine regions: North America, South America, Western Europe, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, and China with five year forecasts. Analysis, including competitive landscape, who’s who of suppliers and cost competitiveness along with a snapshot of latest pricing trends is also included by region.
The purpose of this report is to analyze technologies available and commercial developments for technologies to convert ethanol to other value-added chemical and fuel products, such as bio-monomers, bio-polymers, biofuels, and chemical intermediates. The report assesses the technical, commercial, and economic aspects of producing several different products from ethanol, including: ethylene (and derivatives), butadiene, isobutylene, butanol, and gasoline among other possible products.
Detailed analysis of developments in polyolefin technology and includes all major licensed technologies, as well as technologies not licensed but important to the polyolefins industry. Focuses on factors within the industry and the external market that shape technology developments and competitive positioning.
Analysis and forecast of supply and demand of the global styrenics industry. This analysis will identify the issues shaping the styrene, polystyrene, expandable polystyrene, styrene butadiene rubber (SBR), and acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) industries as well as provide detailed demand, supply and net trade data with forecasts to 2035.
This report provides profitability and price projections to 2035 for para-xylene, ortho-xylene, mono ethylene glycol, purified terephthalic acid and polyethylene terephthalate. The main price setting regions of Asia Pacific, Western Europe and the United States are analysed.
Analysis of the profitability of the petrochemical and polymers industry in Asia Pacific, Western Europe and the United States for the third quarter of 2018.
The electric vehicle revolution is a game-changer and one of the major trends affecting the mineral and energy industries. Enigmatic elements such as lithium have seen massive publicity as a result and investors have flocked to Australia and South America.
This report provides a detailed analysis of the alpha olefins industry including butene-1, hexene-1 and octene-1 and higher alpha olefins. Butene-1, hexene-1 and octene-1 end-use is segmented by LLDPE, HDPE and 'Others'. Demand by end-use and the supply, demand and trade analysis is presented for 40 countries with forecasts to 2035.
This report provides a technical and economic review of processes for the production of ethylene dichloride (EDC) and vinyl chloride monomer VCM). Comparative economics are presented for 4 different EDC processes and 6 VCM processes in various geographic locations. Global and regional market analyses for EDC and VCM are also included.