Iran Petrochemicals Q4 2018
The rise in Iranian petrochemicals capacity by end-FY2018/19 will see a total of around 3.5mn tpa in ethylene capacityadditions, along with significant rises in downstream capacities, particularly polyethylene. However, there is a danger of vast over-supply, which could make Iranian production uneconomic and prompt a delay in full commercial operations. Even existing capacitycould spur massive growth in output, although feedstock problems will hold growth back. To operate at reasonable levels ofcapacity utilisation, output of olefins would have to increase by one-third and polymers by one-third.
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