Chemical Market Analytics Market Briefing

APIC 2023
Pride Plaza Hotel, New Delhi, India

Chemical Market Analytics Market Briefing

Conquering Market Turbulence

Wednesday, 17 May 2023
2.30 PM – 5 PM IST

The Chancery Hall, Pride Plaza Hotel
Aerocity, New Delhi

Petrochemical markets have been buffeted for several years by extremely strong forces including:  COVID related trends, logistics constraints, energy price volatility, and geopolitical upheaval.  2023 begins with pessimistic expectations for key global economies, continued energy and political uncertainty, and overcapacity in many significant chemical markets.  At the same time, the industry has been challenged to become more sustainable.  Overcoming adverse market conditions, addressing decarbonization and plastics circularity while continuing to deliver shareholder value are the industry’s defining challenges.  Come hear the experts you know, and trust describe the overarching outlook as well as specific trends in the Olefins and Polyolefins, Aromatics, Inorganics, and Syngas sectors.

Join our thought leaders as they provide an in-depth overview and describe the overarching outlook and specific trends in the olefins, polyolefins, aromatics, inorganics, and syngas sectors.



2:00 pm

Registration & Networking

The Chancery Hall, Pride Plaza Hotel

2:30 pm

Welcome & Chemical Market Fundamentals: Is the future better or worse?

Dewey Johnson, Senior Vice President, Global Head of Chemical Market Analytics

2:50 pm

Olefins market under pressure from all directions

William Chen, Executive Director, Asia Olefins

3:10 pm

How will the Methanol market reach to an adverse economic outlook?

Mike Nash,Vice President, Global Syngas Team Lead

3:30 pm

Panel Discussion

Moderator: Dewey Johnson

3:45 pm

Polyolefins business cruising despite market volatility & unpredictability

Utpal Sheth, Executive Director, Asia Plastics & Polymers

4:05 pm

Can the Chlor-Alkali & Vinyl markets sustain their rallies in the face of economic headwinds?

Gordon Kuo, Associate Director for the Global Chlor-alkali/Vinyls

4:25 pm

How can Asia remain relevant in a period of revolution & evolution?

Ashish Pujari, Vice President, Aromatics and Fibres

4:45 pm

Panel Discussion

Moderator: Dewey Johnson

5:00 pm

Closing and Networking