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Posted on December 1st, 2017 by Nigel Davis in Chemicals Industry News and Analysis
Margin data supplied by Shell to investment analysts show why petrochemical producers continue to ride high. In the third quarter, most other petrochemical sector players joined the energy major in reporting still healthy cracker margins. Continue reading “Naphtha Margins Pushing Petchem Profits Higher in 2017” »
Posted on November 16th, 2016 by Nigel Davis in Chemicals Industry News and Analysis
The shifting energy landscape will have a profound impact on the availability of all types of hydrocarbon feedstock for chemicals manufacturing, be they natural gas, coal or oil. Continue reading “Global energy efficiency will shift feedstock dynamics” »