TITLE

Olefins Outlook Suggests That Mideast Is Strong in Ethylene

AUTHOR(S)
Richards, Don
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Chemical Market Reporter;04/03/2000, Vol. 257 Issue 14, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the prediction of Mark Eramo, director of light olefins for Chemical Market Associates Inc. that international trade in light olefins will be dominated by low-cost producers. Forecast for a strong demand of propylene than ethylene and gasoline; Comment on regional cash cost competitiveness of ethane olefin crackers.
ACCESSION #
2995664

 

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