Egypt Petrochemicals Report Q1 2011

  • ID: 1451508
  • November 2010
  • Region: Egypt
  • 56 Pages
  • Business Monitor International
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The Egypt Petrochemicals Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, petrochemical associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Egypt's petrochemicals industry.

Over the medium- to long term, leveraging Egypt’s petrochemicals future to its full potential still very much depends on attracting concrete multinational interest in its master plan, according to BMI’s latest Egypt Petrochemicals Report. Egypt’s demand for plastics is massive. Some 1.2mn tonnes of petrochemicals used to manufacture plastics are consumed by the local market each year – equal to more than 18kg for each citizen. Local production of these materials is around only 470,000tpa at present, meaning two-thirds has to be imported. Reducing this reliance on imported plastics is one of the main aims behind the petrochemical master plan.

BMI does not foresee an increase in domestic ethylene or polymers capacities in the next five years. While Carbon Holdings’ proposed naphtha cracker (900,000tpa ethylene and 400,000tpa propylene) with associated PE, ammonia and methanol units READ MORE >

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Executive Summary

SWOT Analysis
Egypt Petrochemicals Industry SWOT
Egypt Political SWOT
Egypt Economic SWOT
Egypt 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 (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)

Egypt Market Overview

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

Industry Trends and Developments
Projects And News
Regulations And Policy

Industry Forecast Scenario
Table: Egypt Petrochemicals Sector Overview, 2007-2015 (‘000 tpa, unless otherwise stated)

Macroeconomic Outlook
Table: Egypt – Economic Activity, 2007-2014

Company Monitor
Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals (Sidpec)

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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- Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals (Sidpec)

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