IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Middle East :: Qatar

GPCA: GCC chemical capacity to rise; margins likely to be squeezed

November 21, 2013 | Natasha Alperowicz in Dubai

At today’s Gulf Petrochemical and Chemical Association’s (GPCA; Dubai) forum in Dubai delegates were informed about the expected rise in capacity in the GCC states in the next few years although fewer basic petrochemical complexes are expected to be built. Innovation again dominated the second day of the proceedings with keynote speakers including James Fitterling, executive v.p. Dow Chemical, Werner Breuers, board member of Lanxess and Daniele Ferrari, CEO of Versalis.   Abdulwahab Al Sadoun, secretary general of GPCA told delegates, which this...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa