Petrochemical forecasting

Petersen, Bruce
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/22/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 20, p5
Trade Publication
The article presents a forecast for the petrochemical industry. Economic growth, development and globalisation will continue to drive changes in manufacturing and services. As economies mature, services such as healthcare, food services and automotive repair become more important consumers of the petrochemical industry. Investment in new petrochemical capacity will remain mainly focused in the hydrocarbon rich Middle East and in Asia in proximity to demand.


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