Algeria Petrochemicals Report Q1 2011

  • ID: 1451370
  • November 2010
  • Region: Algeria
  • 51 Pages
  • Business Monitor International
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The Algeria Petrochemicals Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, petrochemical associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Algeria's petrochemicals industry.

Algeria's petrochemicals industry will be intimately bound up with developments in Europe, its main market, which is set for a period of downturn in 2011 but will pick up in time for the addition of new production capacity, according to BMI’s latest Algeria Petrochemicals Report.

The completion of the Arzew complex, delayed to 2014, will coincide with the full return to pre-crisis levels of demand and at a time when global markets will have adjusted and industries in Europe restructured in response to the massive increase in petrochemicals capacities in Asia and the Middle East in 2009-2011. This should ensure that increases in Algerian petrochemicals production will be profitable. However, an uncertain business environment and delays to the Arzew ethylene cracker are undermining the industry’s progress.

In August 2010, Qatar Petroleum (QP) secured a 10% stake in the planned ethane cracker READ MORE >

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Executive Summary

SWOT Analysis
Algeria Petrochemicals Industry SWOT

Global Petrochemicals Overview
Petrochemicals Market Overview

Financial Results
Global Oil Products Price Outlook
Table: Oil Product Price Assumptions 2010 (Us$/Bbl)
Table: Oil Product Price Forecasts (Us$/Bbl)

Africa Regional Overview
Table: Africa’s Gas Reserves, 2008 (bn cubic metres)
Table: Africa’s Oil Reserves, 2008 (bn barrels)
Table: Africa’s Cracker Capacity, 2008-2014 (‘000 tpa)

Algeria Market Overview
Market Structure
Table: Algeria Cracker Capacity, 2007-2014 (‘000 tpa)

Industry Trends And Developments
Olefins And Polyolefin
Table: Petrochemical Capacity At The Planned Arzew Complex

Business Environment
Petrochemicals Business Environment Ratings
Table: Middle East And Africa Petrochemicals Business Environment Ratings
Algeria’s Business Environment

Industry Forecast Scenario
Table: Arzew Complex Capacities, 2014 (‘000 tonnes)
Table: Algeria Petrochemicals Sector Overview, 2007-2015 (‘000 tpa, unless otherwise stated)

Macroeconomic Activity
Algeria – Economic Activity

Company Monitor

Glossary Of Terms
Table: Glossary Of Petrochemicals Terms

BMI Methodology
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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