Middle East producers must be more cost savvy

Rao, Anuradha; Kovac, Matt
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/2/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 37, p15
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the recommendation of Roger Newenham of Jacobs Consultancy that Middle East petrochemical firms must focus on costs to stay competitive in the face of regional pressures. Newenham stated that despite great margins for ethylene derivatives and natural gas-based products from the Middle East, real threats to the competitiveness of producers exist.


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