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Middle East & Africa Naphtha Demand Supply Analysis, By End Use (Gasoline Blending, Reforming, Steam Cracking and Others), Forecast & Opportunities, 2011 – 2026

Middle East & Africa Naphtha Demand Supply Analysis, By End Use (Gasoline Blending, Reforming, Steam Cracking and Others), Forecast & Opportunities, 2011 – 2026

Middle East & Africa naphtha consumption market is projected to to cross 100 million metric tons by 2026. The region is home to many oil & gas producing countries whose economy is dependent on export revenues derived from trade of hydrocarbons and other associated products. Middle East & Africa is the largest naphtha exporting region globally and most of the region’s exports cater to the surging demand for naphtha in Asia-Pacific. Saudi Arabia, UAE and Algeria dominate naphtha exports from the region. Also, countries in the region are quickly adding new naphtha based cracking capacities to export more value-added products across the globe.

Years considered for this report:

  • Historical Years: 2011-2015
  • Base Year: 2016
  • Estimated Year: 2017
  • Forecast Period: 2017–2026
Objective of the Study:
  • The primary objective of the study was to understand and gain insights about the Middle East & Africa Naphtha Demand Supply analysis & forecast.
  • Market analysis by Country
  • Light & Heavy naphtha consumption and forecast its market by 2026
  • Naphtha consumption by End Use
  • Naphtha Import-Export Scenario - By Country
  • Competitive Landscape of naphtha producers, exporters and traders operating in Middle East & Africa
TechSci Research carried out Middle East & Africa naphtha demand supply analysis study by considering various aspects of Middle East & Africa naphtha market. In the beginning of the Middle East & Africa naphtha demand supply analysis, a brief study was conducted to understand each aspect of market outlook such as drivers, challenges, market trends and various other major factors affecting the market. Moreover, an in-depth analysis was conducted to understand Middle East & Africa naphtha market and to gauge the competitive scenario.

Afterwards, a detailed scrutiny of naphtha consumption by type, by end use, and by country markets for Middle East & Africa naphtha supply demand analysis was conducted. In order to extract data for Middle East & Africa naphtha market, primary research surveys were conducted with key opinion leaders, naphtha end users, traders, importers and exporters to understand historical and present trends.

Considering the assumptions, TechSci research dedicated team of industry experts has comprehensively monitored and analysed various aspects of Middle East & Africa naphtha supply demand market. TechSci research team has analysed various segments and speculated a positive future for Middle East & Africa naphtha market and subsequent countries. Moreover, various secondary sources were utilized for preparing this report such as directories, databases such as company annual reports, financial reports, proprietary databases, among others.

Key Target Audience:
  • Naphtha producers (refiners), Natural Gas Liquid (NGL) plants, crude oil suppliers, naphtha traders, shipping companies.
  • Customers (Petrochemical industry and other customers such as fertilizer, power and steel industries).
  • Research organizations and consulting companies
  • Associations, organizations, forums and alliances related to naphtha trade
  • Government bodies such as regulating authorities and policy makers
The study is useful in providing answers to past, current and future trends of naphtha consumption in Middle East & Africa market. This study helps in analysing specific country naphtha consumption trend which are useful for industry stakeholders such as naphtha producers (refiners), Natural Gas Liquid (NGL) plants, crude oil suppliers, naphtha traders, shipping companies, regulatory bodies, petrochemical industry and other customers (fertilizer, power and steel industries).

Report Scope:

In this report, the Middle East & Africa naphtha supply demand analysis has been segmented into the following categories in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

Naphtha Consumption, By Country:
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Kuwait
  • UAE
  • Iran
  • Qatar
  • Algeria
  • Rest of Middle East & Africa
  • Naphtha Consumption, By Type:
  • Light Naphtha
  • Heavy Naphtha
  • Naphtha Consumption, By End Use:
  • Gasoline Blending
  • Naphtha Reforming
  • Steam Cracking
  • Others
  • Naphtha Import-Export Scenario, By Country
Competitive Landscape

Competition Benchmarking: Country specific steam cracker and naphtha reforming capacities, major consumers, and major suppliers & traders

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hannel Partner Analysis
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1. Product Overview
2. Research Methodology
3. Analyst View
4. Global Naphtha Market Outlook
4.1. Industry Structure & Stakeholders
4.2. Global Naphtha Market Overview
4.2.1. Global Naphtha Consumption, By Volume
5. Middle East & Africa Naphtha Market Outlook
5.1. Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption, By Volume
5.2. Middle East & Africa Naphtha Import Export Scenario
5.3. Middle East & Africa Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast
5.4. Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption, By Type
5.4.1. Heavy Naphtha Consumption, By Volume
5.4.2. Light Naphtha Consumption, By Volume
5.5. Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption, By End Use
5.5.1. Gasoline Blending, By Volume
5.5.2. Naphtha Reforming, By Volume
5.5.3. Steam Cracking, By Volume
5.5.4. Other End User Segments, By Volume
5.6. Middle East & Africa Average Naphtha Price Forecast
5.7. Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption Share, By Country
5.8. Country Wise Naphtha Market Outlook
5.8.1. Saudi Arabia
5.8.1.1. Naphtha Consumption, By Volume
5.8.1.2. Naphtha Import Export Scenario
5.8.1.3. Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast
5.8.1.4. Naphtha Consumption, By End Use
5.8.1.4.1. Gasoline Blending, By Volume
5.8.1.4.2. Naphtha Reforming, By Volume
5.8.1.4.3. Steam Cracking, By Volume
5.8.1.4.4. Other End User Segments, By Volume
5.8.1.5. Competitive Landscape
5.8.1.5.1. Steam Cracker and Naphtha Reforming Capacities
5.8.1.5.2. Major Consumers
5.8.1.5.3. Major Suppliers & Traders
5.8.2. Kuwait
5.8.2.1. Naphtha Consumption, By Volume
5.8.2.2. Naphtha Import Export Scenario
5.8.2.3. Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast
5.8.2.4. Naphtha Consumption, By End Use
5.8.2.4.1. Gasoline Blending, By Volume
5.8.2.4.2. Naphtha Reforming, By Volume
5.8.2.4.3. Steam Cracking, By Volume
5.8.2.4.4. Other End User Segments, By Volume
5.8.2.5. Competitive Landscape
5.8.2.5.1. Steam Cracker and Naphtha Reforming Capacities
5.8.2.5.2. Major Consumers
5.8.2.5.3. Major Suppliers & Traders
5.8.3. UAE
5.8.3.1. Naphtha Consumption, By Volume
5.8.3.2. Naphtha Import Export Scenario
5.8.3.3. Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast
5.8.3.4. Naphtha Consumption, By End Use
5.8.3.4.1. Gasoline Blending, By Volume
5.8.3.4.2. Naphtha Reforming, By Volume
5.8.3.4.3. Steam Cracking, By Volume
5.8.3.4.4. Other End User Segments, By Volume
5.8.3.5. Competitive Landscape
5.8.3.5.1. Steam Cracker and Naphtha Reforming Capacities
5.8.3.5.2. Major Consumers
5.8.3.5.3. Major Suppliers & Traders
5.8.4. Iran
5.8.4.1. Naphtha Consumption, By Volume
5.8.4.2. Naphtha Import Export Scenario
5.8.4.3. Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast
5.8.4.4. Naphtha Consumption, By End Use
5.8.4.4.1. Gasoline Blending, By Volume
5.8.4.4.2. Naphtha Reforming, By Volume
5.8.4.4.3. Steam Cracking, By Volume
5.8.4.4.4. Other End User Segments, By Volume
5.8.4.5. Competitive Landscape
5.8.4.5.1. Steam Cracker and Naphtha Reforming Capacities
5.8.4.5.2. Major Consumers
5.8.4.5.3. Major Suppliers & Traders
5.8.5. Qatar
5.8.5.1. Naphtha Consumption, By Volume
5.8.5.2. Naphtha Import Export Scenario
5.8.5.3. Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast
5.8.5.4. Naphtha Consumption, By End Use
5.8.5.4.1. Gasoline Blending, By Volume
5.8.5.4.2. Naphtha Reforming, By Volume
5.8.5.4.3. Steam Cracking, By Volume
5.8.5.4.4. Other End User Segments, By Volume
5.8.5.5. Competitive Landscape
5.8.5.5.1. Steam Cracker and Naphtha Reforming Capacities
5.8.5.5.2. Major Consumers
5.8.5.5.3. Major Suppliers & Traders
5.8.6. Algeria
5.8.6.1. Naphtha Consumption, By Volume
5.8.6.2. Naphtha Import Scenario
5.8.6.3. Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast
5.8.6.4. Naphtha Consumption, By End Use
5.8.6.4.1. Gasoline Blending, By Volume
5.8.6.4.2. Naphtha Reforming, By Volume
5.8.6.4.3. Steam Cracking, By Volume
5.8.6.4.4. Other End User Segments, By Volume
5.8.6.5. Competitive Landscape
5.8.6.5.1. Steam Cracker and Naphtha Reforming Capacities
5.8.6.5.2. Major Consumers
5.8.6.5.3. Major Suppliers & Traders
5.8.7. Rest of Middle East & Africa
5.8.7.1. Naphtha Consumption, By Volume
5.8.7.2. Naphtha Import Export Scenario
5.8.7.3. Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast
5.8.7.4. Naphtha Consumption, By End Use
5.8.7.4.1. Gasoline Blending, By Volume
5.8.7.4.2. Naphtha Reforming, By Volume
5.8.7.4.3. Steam Cracking, By Volume
5.8.7.4.4. Other End User Segments, By Volume
5.8.7.5. Competitive Landscape
5.8.7.5.1. Steam Cracker and Naphtha Reforming Capacities
5.8.7.5.2. Major Consumers
5.8.7.5.3. Major Suppliers & Traders
List Of Figures
Figure 1: Industry Structure & Stakeholders in Global Naphtha Market
Figure 2: Global Naphtha Consumption, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 3: Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 4: Middle East & Africa Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast, By Volume, 2016-2026F (MMT)
Figure 5: Middle East & Africa Heavy Naphtha Consumption, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 6: Middle East & Africa Light Naphtha Consumption, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 7: Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption for Gasoline Blending, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 8: Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption for Reforming, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 9: Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption for Steam Cracking, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 10: Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption for Other End Use Segments, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 11: Middle East & Africa Naphtha Average Landed Price Forecast, 2011-2026F (USD/MT)
Figure 12: Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption Share, By Country, By Volume, 2016 & 2026F
Figure 13: Saudi Arabia Naphtha Consumption, By Volume 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 14: Saudi Arabia Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast, By Volume, 2016-2026F (MMT)
Figure 15: Saudi Arabia Naphtha Consumption for Gasoline Blending, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 16: Saudi Arabia Naphtha Consumption for Reforming, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 17: Saudi Arabia Naphtha Consumption for Steam Cracking, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 18: Saudi Arabia Naphtha Consumption for Other End Use Segments, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 19: Kuwait Naphtha Consumption, By Volume 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 20: Kuwait Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast, By Volume, 2016-2026F (MMT)
Figure 21: Kuwait Naphtha Consumption for Gasoline Blending, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 22: Kuwait Naphtha Consumption for Reforming, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 23: Kuwait Naphtha Consumption for Steam Cracking, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 24: Kuwait Naphtha Consumption for Other End Use Segments, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 25: UAE Naphtha Consumption, By Volume 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 26: UAE Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast, By Volume, 2016-2026F (MMT)
Figure 27: UAE Naphtha Consumption for Gasoline Blending, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 28: UAE Naphtha Consumption for Reforming, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 29: UAE Naphtha Consumption for Steam Cracking, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 30: UAE Naphtha Consumption for Other End Use Segments, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 31: Iran Naphtha Consumption, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 32: Iran Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast, By Volume, 2016-2026F (MMT)
Figure 33: Iran Naphtha Consumption for Gasoline Blending, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 34: Iran Naphtha Consumption for Reforming, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 35: Iran Naphtha Consumption for Steam Cracking, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 36: Iran Naphtha Consumption for Other End Use Segments, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 37: Qatar Naphtha Consumption, By Volume 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 38: Qatar Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast, By Volume, 2016-2026F (MMT)
Figure 39: Qatar Naphtha Consumption for Gasoline Blending, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 40: Qatar Naphtha Consumption for Reforming, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 41: Qatar Naphtha Consumption for Steam Cracking, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 42: Qatar Naphtha Consumption for Other End Use Segments, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 43: Algeria Naphtha Consumption, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 44: Algeria Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast, By Volume, 2016-2026F (MMT)
Figure 45: Algeria Naphtha Consumption for Gasoline Blending, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 46: Algeria Naphtha Consumption for Reforming, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 47: Algeria Naphtha Consumption for Steam Cracking, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 48: Algeria Naphtha Consumption for Other End Use Segments, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 49: Rest of Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 50: Rest of Middle East & Africa Naphtha Demand Supply Gap Forecast, By Volume, 2016-2026F (MMT)
Figure 51: Rest of Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption for Gasoline Blending, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 52: Rest of Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption for Reforming, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 53: Rest of Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption for Steam Cracking, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
Figure 54: Rest of Middle East & Africa Naphtha Consumption for Other End Use Segments, By Volume, 2011-2026F (MMT)
List Of Tables
Table 1: Middle East & Africa Naphtha Imports & Exports, By Volume, 2011-2015 (MMT)
Table 2: Saudi Arabia Naphtha Exports, By Volume, 2011-2015 (MMT)
Table 3: Saudi Arabia Steam Cracker & Naphtha Reforming Capacity, 2016 (KTPA)
Table 4: Saudi Arabia Major Consumers of Naphtha, 2016 & 2020F (KT)
Table 5: Details of Major Suppliers & Traders of Naphtha in Saudi Arabia, 2016
Table 6: Kuwait Naphtha Exports, By Volume, 2011-2015 (MMT)
Table 7: Kuwait Naphtha Reforming Capacity, 2016 (KTPA)
Table 8: Kuwait Major Consumers of Naphtha, 2016 & 2020F (KT)
Table 9: Details of Major Suppliers & Traders of Naphtha in Kuwait, 2016
Table 10: UAE Naphtha Exports, By Volume, 2011-2015 (MMT)
Table 11: UAE Steam Cracker & Naphtha Reforming Capacity, 2016 (KTPA)
Table 12: UAE Major Consumers of Naphtha, 2016 & 2020F (KT)
Table 13: Details of Major Suppliers & Traders of Naphtha in UAE, 2016
Table 14: Iran Naphtha Exports, By Volume, 2011-2015 (MMT)
Table 15: Iran Steam Cracker & Naphtha Reforming Capacity, 2016 (KTPA)
Table 16: Iran Major Consumers of Naphtha, 2016 & 2020F (KT)
Table 17: Details of Major Suppliers & Traders of Naphtha in Iran, 2016
Table 18: Qatar Naphtha Exports, By Volume, 2011-2015 (MMT)
Table 19: Qatar Steam Cracker & Naphtha Reforming Capacity, 2016 (KTPA)
Table 20: Details of Major Consumers of Naphtha in Qatar, 2016 & 2020F (KT)
Table 21: Details of Major Suppliers & Traders of Naphtha in Qatar, 2016
Table 22: Algeria Naphtha Exports, By Volume, 2011-2015 (MMT)
Table 23: Algeria Steam Cracker & Naphtha Reforming Capacity, 2016 (KTPA)
Table 24: Algeria Major Consumers of Naphtha, 2016 & 2020F (KT)
Table 25: Details of Major Suppliers & Traders of Naphtha in Algeria, 2016
Table 26: Rest of Middle East & Africa Naphtha Imports & Exports, By Volume, 2011-2015 (MMT)
Table 27: Rest of Middle East & Africa Steam Cracker & Naphtha Reforming Capacity, 2016 (KTPA)
Table 28: Rest of Middle East & Africa Major Consumers of Naphtha, 2016 & 2020F (KT)
Table 29: Details of Major Suppliers of Naphtha in Rest of Middle East & Africa, 2016

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