IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Other

The Intercontinental Flow of Products Is Starting to Change

10:55 AM MDT | October 4, 2009 | Ian Young

The large volumes of petrochemical manufacturing capacity starting up in the Middle East over the next four years will have a major impact on intercontinental trade flows. Much of the new capacity will be exported, mainly to Asia, but substantial volumes will head for Europe and North America. This will create longer supply chains as increasingly large volumes of petchems are transported over greater distances from feedstock-rich countries to markets on other continents. Extended supply chains present a number of challenges for producers and consumers, as well as...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

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

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers

 

 

 













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

ihsCopyright © 2014 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