Egypt Petrochemicals Report Q1 2013

  • ID: 2299531
  • November 2012
  • Region: Egypt
  • 55 pages
  • Business Monitor International
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BMI’s latest Egypt Petrochemicals Report examines the impact of the transition to democratic civilian rule on the petrochemicals industry, but warns that market growth in 2013 will be sluggish in some segments as investors wait to see what the new government will offer in the way of economic policy. This report also looks at planned capacity expansion, which is focused on the ethylene, polyethylene (PE) and fertiliser sectors and should see Egypt become self-sufficient in certain products over the next five years.

There was a concerted effort to develop domestic capacities in the final years of President Hosni Mubarak’s rule, although production targets were not met due to a lack of investment and delays.

Nevertheless, the programmes put in place under the previous regime are likely to be completed in coming years, providing the basis for growth through the value chain. Ethylene capacity is set to rise to 1.66mn tonnes per annum (tpa) by 2016 – from the current 300,000 tpa – on the back of planned projects,
which look set to pick up as the civilian government stabilises. This will support a significant expansion of PE capacity, which should rise READ MORE >

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BMI Industry View 5

SWOT Analysis 6

Egypt Petrochemicals Industry SWOT 6

Egypt Political SWOT 7

Egypt Economic SWOT 8

Egypt Business Environment SWOT 9

Global Petrochemicals Overview 10

Global Oil Products Price Outlook 14
Table: BMI's Refined Products Forecasts 15
Table: Middle East Outperforms In Terms of Passenger Growth 19

Africa Regional Overview 24
Table: Africa’s Gas Reserves, 2012 (bcm) 24
Table: Africa’s Oil Reserves, 2012 (bn bbl) 24
Table: Africa’s Cracker Capacity, 2011-2017 (’000 tpa) 27

Egypt Market Overview 28

Industry Trends And Developments 29

Upstream 29

Projects And News 30

Fertiliser 33

Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Ratings 35

Middle East and Africa Regional Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Ratings 35
Table: Middle East And Africa Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Ratings 37

Industry Forecast Scenario 38
Table: Egypt Petrochemicals Sector, 2010-2017 (‘000tpa unless otherwise stated) 40

Macroeconomic Outlook 41
Table: Egypt – Economic Activity, 2011-2016 43

Company Profiles 44

EChem 44

Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals (Sidpec) 45

Glossary Of Terms 46
Table: Glossary Of Petrochemicals Terms 46

Country Snapshot 47
Table: Egypt's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 48
Table: Egypt's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 49
Table: Egypt's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 50
Table: Egypt's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 50

BMI Methodology 51

How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts 51

Chemicals And Petrochemicals Industry 51

Cross Checks 52

Business Environment Ratings 53
Table: Petrochemicals Business Environment Indicators And Rationale 53
Table: Weighting Of Indicators 54

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Company Profiles
Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals (Sidpec)

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