Poland Petrochemicals Report Q1 2013

  • ID: 2313609
  • November 2012
  • Region: Poland
  • 59 pages
  • Business Monitor International
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BMI’s Poland petrochemicals report examines the latest developments in the Polish domestic industry in the context of the severe downside risks associated with the eurozone sovereign debt crisis. Furthermore,
we also scrutinise the main trends in mergers and acquisition (M&A) activity – with consolidation and rationalisation both common themes in Poland. This report also analyses the growth and risk management strategies that are being employed by the leading players in the Polish petrochemicals sector, as they seek to maximise the tremendous growth opportunities that are inherent in the local market.

BMI has adopted a cautious outlook for the Polish petrochemicals industry due to the potentially detrimental impact of the slowdown in the eurozone on investor sentiment and credit availability in the region. Poland is unlikely to remain immune to the economic crisis that is gripping the continent.

Although it is not part of the troubled common currency bloc, a disorderly breakup of the euro would have severe ramifications for the country (although this is not BMI’s core scenario). Furthermore,
contractions in the economies of key trading partners READ MORE >

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BMI Industry View 5

SWOT Analysis 6

Poland Political SWOT 6

Poland Economic SWOT 6

Poland Business Environment SWOT 7

Global Petrochemicals Overview 8

Global Oil Products Price Outlook 12
Table: BMI's Refined Products Forecasts , 2010-2016 13
Table: Middle East Outperforms In Terms of Passenger Growth 17

European Petrochemicals Overview 22

Poland Market Overview 26

Industry Trends And Developments 28

Upstream Activities 29

PKN Strategy, 2009-2013 30

Industry Forecast Scenario 31

Market Outlook 31

Production 32
Table: Polish Petrochemicals Sector, 2010-2017 (‘000tpa, unless otherwise stated) 33

Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Ratings 35

Central and Eastern European Regional Power Risk/Reward Ratings 35
Table: Central and Eastern European Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Ratings (Scores Out Of 100) 37

Macroeconomic Outlook 38
Table: Poland – Economic Activity, 2011-2016 40

Company Profiles 41

Polski Koncern Naftowy Orlen (PKN Orlen) 41

Anwil 45

Grupa Lotos 46

Glossary Of Terms 50
Table: Glossary Of Petrochemicals Terms 50

Country Snapshot 51
Table: Poland's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 52
Table: Poland's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 53
Table: Poland's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 54
Table: Poland's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 54

BMI Methodology 55

How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts 55

Chemicals And Petrochemicals Industry 55

Cross Checks 56

Business Environment Ratings 57
Table: Petrochemicals Business Environment Indicators And Rationale 57

Weighting 58
Table: Weighting Of Indicators 58

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Polski Koncern Naftowy Orlen (PKN Orlen)
Grupa Lotos

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