Saudi Arabia Petrochemicals Report Q2 2018

Saudi Arabia Petrochemicals Report Q2 2018

Saudi Arabia is focusing on increasing the use of liquids for feedstock in order to buffer the petrochemicals industry from energyprice fluctuations as well as diversify the product slate through heavier cracks. This is in response to rising cost pressures as a resultof a reduction in subsidies for feedstock and electricity prices. Yet, it still retains a competitive advantage over rivals due toeconomies of scale and the high level of integration between upstream energy sources and value chains. Investment is nowfocused on diversifying the product slate, assisted by increasing use of heavier liquid feedstocks. By diversifying feedstock sourceswith mixed feed crackers, Saudi Arabia can buffer itself against oil and gas price volatility and stabilise margins.

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Industry Forecast
Macroeconomic Forecasts
Fiscal Position To Improve On Oil Price Gains
Industry Risk/Reward Index
Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Index
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Market Overview
Industry Trends And Developments
Company Profile
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Royal Dutch Shell
Saudi Aramco
Regional Overview
Middle East And Africa Overview
Global Industry Overview
Demographic Forecast
Demographic Outlook
Petrochemicals Glossary

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