Ukraine Petrochemicals Report Q1 2013

  • ID: 2373268
  • January 2013
  • Region: Ukraine
  • 54 pages
  • Business Monitor International
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The Ukraine petrochemicals report examines the impact of external factors on Ukraine's troubled chemicals industry, particularly in relation to currency depreciation, feedstock costs and competitiveness.

The report looks at the problems facing polyvinyl chloride (PVC) production, an area of downstream development that is now threatened with closure. Furthermore, we also analyse the expansion plans outlined by the leading players in the petrochemicals industry as they seek to boost their share of the Russian market.

In 9M12, chemicals and petrochemicals production grew 9.5% year-on-year (y-o-y) but basic chemicals declined 2.8%. Rubber production fell 6.3% y-o-y and plastic output grew 3.3% y-o-y as domestic and external demand came under pressure. Over the period, the production of plastics in primary forms totalled 417,800 tonnes. While this represented an increase of 5.2% y-o-y, growth was concentrated in H112; in Q312, output declined 24% y-o-y to 122,600 tonnes.

The situation is precarious and we anticipate stagnation in exports. Ukraine's balance of payments dynamics remain precarious, and growing imbalances continue to point towards a 2.6% decline in the value READ MORE >

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Executive Summary 5

SWOT Analysis 7

Ukraine Petrochemicals Industry SWOT 7

Ukraine Political SWOT 7

Ukraine Economic SWOT 8

Ukraine Business Environment SWOT 8

Global Petrochemicals Overview 9

Global Oil Products Price Outlook 13
Table: BMI's Refined Products Forecasts, 2010-2016 14
Table: Middle East Outperforms In Terms of Passenger Growth 18

European Petrochemicals Overview 23

Ukraine Market Overview 27
Table: Ukraine's Petrochemicals Sector - Cracker Capacity, 2009-2016 ('000tpa) 27

Industry Trends and Developments 28

Upstream 29
Table: Refineries In Ukraine 30

Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Ratings 31

Central and Eastern European Regional Power Risk/Reward Ratings 31
Table: Central and Eastern European Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Ratings (Scores Out Of 100) 33

Ukraine Risk/Reward Ratings 33

Industry Forecast Scenario 35

Petrochemicals Outlook 35
Table: Ukraine Petrochemicals--Olefin & Polyolefin Data and Forecasts, 2010-2017 37

Macroeconomic Outlook 38
Table: Ukraine - Current Account 40

Company Profiles 41

Karpatneftekhim 41

Stirol 42


Glossary of Terms 45
Table: Glossary Of Petrochemicals Terms 45

Country Snapshot 46
Table: Ukraine's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 47
Table: Ukraine's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 48
Table: Ukraine's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 49
Table: Ukraine's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 49

BMI Methodology 50

How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts 50

Chemicals And Petrochemicals Industry 50

Cross Checks 51

Business Environment Ratings 52
Table: Petrochemicals Business Environment Indicators And Rationale 52

Weighting 53
Table: Weighting Of Indicators 53

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