Germany Petrochemicals Report Q4 2010

  • ID: 1333578
  • September 2010
  • Region: Germany
  • 54 Pages
  • Business Monitor International


  • BASF Aktiengesellschaft
  • Lanxess AG
  • MORE

Germany Petrochemicals Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, petrochemical associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Germany's petrochemicals industry.

The German chemicals and petrochemicals industries grew strongly in H110, but the latest Germany Petrochemicals Report expects that by Q410, year-on-year (y-o-y) growth will be zero owing to high base effects and slowing demand growth. The recovery in German chemicals and petrochemicals industries is stronger than had been envisaged in the previous quarter, with the German chemical industry VCI reporting production growth of 13% y-o-y in H110 with capacity utilisation of 83% in H110, which is approaching the typical 84-86% rate and well above the 77.9% reported at the end of 2009. Nearly all plants were back in operation and the authors believe that the industry as a whole is operating at a comfortable profit margin with producers better able to pass on rising raw material costs to their customers. Sales were buoyant in H110 with the value of the domestic chemicals market up 16%, to EUR77.7bn, and exports up 18% to READ MORE >

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  • BASF Aktiengesellschaft
  • Lanxess AG
  • MORE

Executive Summary
SWOT Analysis
Germany Political SWOT
Germany Economic SWOT
Germany Business Environment SWOT
Global Overview
Petrochemicals Market Overview
Table: World Ethylene Production By Country, 2009 And 2014 (‘000 tonnes capacity)
Financial Results
Table: Financial Results Of Major Petrochemicals Companies, 2009
Global Oil Products Price Outlook
Table: Oil Product Price Assumptions, Q409-Q410 (US$/bbl)
Table: Oil Product Price Data And Forecasts, 2007-2014 (US$/bbl)
European Overview
Table: Financial Results Of European Petrochemicals Producers, Q110 (EURmn)
Germany Market Overview
Market Structure
Insight Into The Competitive Arena
Table: Top 20 German Chemical Companies By Turnover, 2008
Table: Top 10 German Subsidiaries Of Foreign Companies By Turnover, 2008
Industry Trends And Developments
Petrochemicals Business Environment
Table: Western Europe Petrochemicals Business Environment Ratings
Industry Forecast Scenario
Table: Germany’s Petrochemicals Sector, 2007-2014 ('000 tpa, unless otherwise stated)
Macroeconomic Outlook
Table: Germany – Economic Activity, 2007-2014
Company Monitor
BASF Aktiengesellschaft (BASF)
BP Refining And Petrochemicals GmbH
Lanxess AG
Country Snapshot: Germany Demographic Data
Section 1: Population
Section 1: Population
Table: Demographic Indicators, 2005-2030
Table: Rural/Urban Breakdown, 2005-2030
Section 2: Education and Healthcare
Table: Education, 2002-2005
Table: Vital Statistics, 2005-2030
Section 3: Labour Market And Spending Power
Table: Employment Indicators, 2001-2006
Table: Consumer Expenditure, 2000-2012 (US$)
Table: Average Annual Manufacturing Wages
Glossary Of Terms
Table: Glossary Of Petrochemicals Terms
How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts
Chemicals And Petrochemicals Industry
Cross Checks
Business Environment Ratings
Table: Petrochemicals Business Environment Indicators And Rationale
Table: Weighting Of Indicators

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- BASF Aktiengesellschaft
- BP Refining And Petrochemicals GmbH
- Lanxess AG

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