Romania Petrochemicals Report Q2 2012

  • ID: 2096060
  • February 2012
  • Region: Romania
  • 59 Pages
  • Business Monitor International
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  • Lukoil Romania
  • Oltchim
  • Petrom
  • Rompetrol
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Business Monitor International's Romania Oil and Gas Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, oil and gas associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Romania's oil and gas industry.

The Romanian petrochemicals industry has been held back by the inability of Oltchim, in which the government has a majority stake, to buy the raw materials needed to restart the Arpechim petrochemical unit, the closure of which has led to severe shortages of feedstock at the firm. Oltchim cut its output to 30% of nameplate capacity in H211 to cut costs because the company cannot finance its working capital. The restarting of the 56,000tpa (tonnes per annum) propylene production facility in June 2011 will be a boost to local PP production, although this represents only a small portion of Romanian petrochemicals production. Ultimately, the fate of the sector will rest on privatisation of Oltchim and its possible integration into the Arpechim refinery, which is currently offline. Under a deal with the IMF, any takeover can only take place after privatisation, which is expected to be completed READ MORE >

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  • Lukoil Romania
  • Oltchim
  • Petrom
  • Rompetrol
  • MORE

Executive Summary

SWOT Analysis
Romanian Petrochemicals Industry SWOT
Romania Political SWOT
Romania Economic SWOT
Romania Business Environment SWOT

Global Petrochemicals Overview

Petrochemicals Market Overview

Table: World Ethylene Production By Country, 2011 And 2016 (’000 tonnes capacity)
Financial Results

Table: Financial Results Of Major Petrochemicals Companies, 2010
Global Oil Products Price Outlook
European Petrochemicals Overview
Romania Market Overview
Market Structure
Industry Trends And Developments

Petrochemicals Business Environment
Table: Central And Eastern Europe Petrochemicals Business Environment Ratings

Industry Forecast Scenario
Table: Romania’s Petrochemicals Indicators, 2009-2016 (’000tpa unless otherwise stated)

Macroeconomic Outlook
Table: Romania – Economic Activity, 2011-2016

Company Monitor
Lukoil Romania

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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- Lukoil Romania
- Oltchim
- Petrom
- Rompetrol

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