Iran Petrochemicals Report Q2 2012

  • ID: 2098996
  • March 2012
  • Region: Iran
  • 59 Pages
  • Business Monitor International
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Business Monitor International's Iran Petrochemicals Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, oil and gas associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Iran's petrochemicals industry.

The Iranian government’s ambitious plans for a 37mn tpa increase in petrochemicals capacity in 2010-2015 look set to be dashed by a combination of slower domestic growth and a crippling international sanctions regime, according to BMI’s latest Iran petrochemicals report.

Iran is finding it increasingly difficult to acquire technology and raise finance due to the tightening sanctions regime, which has prompted South Africa’s Sasol to seek an exit from its Sasol Arya joint venture (which has 1mn tpa ethylene capacity), and withdraw from plans for a methanol facility. Global
technology licensers have stopped doing business with Iran in order to maintain business interests in the US.

Meanwhile, the complexity of raising finance from abroad as a result of the sanctions regime has deterred global banks. The sanctions have undermined business with European firms, READ MORE >

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Executive Summary

SWOT Analysis
Iran Petrochemicals Industry SWOT
Iran Political SWOT
Iran Economic SWOT
Iran 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

Gulf Regional Overview
Table: Announced Ethylene Crackers In The Gulf Region
Table: Iranian crackers
Table: Iran Polymer Capacity, 2009
Table: Iran’s Cracker Capacity, 2007-2015 (‘000 tpa)
Impact Of Pricing Mechanism

Industry Trends And Developments
Table: Planned cracker projects
Sanctions And The Petrochemicals Sector
Industrial disputes
Pars Petrochemical
Table: NPC Recent/Planning Stage Projects In The Pars Special Economic Zone
Table: JV NPC Projects Planned, In Progress Or Completed In Petrochemical SEZ And Pars SEZ
Iran-Turkey Relations
Iran-Indonesia Relations
Industry Developments – Related Industries

Business Environment Ratings
Table: Middle East And Africa Petrochemicals Business Environment Ratings

Industry Forecast Scenario
Table: Iran’s Petrochemicals Industry, 2008-2016 (‘000 tpa, unless otherwise stated)
Macroeconomic Outlook
Table: Iran - Economic Activity

Company Profiles
Karoon Petrochemical Company
National Petrochemical Company (NPC)
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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- Karoon Petrochemical Company
- National Petroemical Company (NPC)

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