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ChemOrbis Asia 7th Petrochemical Conference Agenda

   Sunday, April 24 2016 – Shangri-La Shanghai 

7:30 am to 9:00 am

Registration & Welcome Coffee

9:00 am to 9:05 am

Safety briefing & Instructions

9:05 am to 9:10 am

Mr. Alp OzdenlerChemOrbis, CEO
“Welcome address”

9:10 am to 9:50 am

Mr. Necmettin Kaymaz - Prime Ministry Investment Support and Promotion Agency of TurkeyChief Project Director

 “Global Economy Overview : What Went Wrong with Developing Countries?"

-  Developed economies with unstable recovery and rising immigrants issues

 - Are local conflicts becoming globalised and what price economies pay for this?

 - What's created negative outlook for developing countries and are there chances for recovery any soon?

9:50 am to 10:30 am

Mr. Vince Sinclair - Wood Mackenzie, Head of Chemicals Research, Asia

 “Feedstock Price Dynamics and Their Impact on Future Base Chemical Supply Patterns"

- How do low oil prices impact the ethylene investment landscape?

 - Gas versus liquids versus coal – who’s “advantaged” now?

 - The on-purpose propylene supply explosion

- Is benzene an endangered species?

10:30 am to 11:00 am

Mr. Frank Ye - CHEM1 Consulting, Partner 

“Analysis of China Polyolefin market and Role of Coal as a Feedstock”

- Status of China Polyolefin Industry (Capacities, Trade Balance, strategies, Op rates, etc)

 - Where does Coal stand as a feedstock today in China and what will future bring with cheaper crude oil prices?

 - How does Petrochemical Industry in China cope with falling growth and demand (both domestic and global)? 

11:00 am to 11:45 am

Q &A - Lucky Draw - Coffee & refreshments

11:45 am to 12:15 pm

Mr. Kambiz Mirkarimi - JAM Polypropylene Co., Commercial & Executive Manager

“Iranian Petrochemical Industry Reborn, Sanctions Impact and Future”

- Current industry status and new investments update

- Debottlenecking of trade though better logistics and supply chain  

 - New prospects with sanctions removed (consequences and impact on existing trade patterns, etc.) 

12:15 pm to 12:45 pm

Mr. Andrey Zotov – SIBUR, Senior Manager, Basic polymers

“Russian (CIS) Petrochemicals Industry, Market Outlook “

- Status of the industry: Figures and facts on Supply/Demand, new capacities, trade flow, general strategies and practices

 - Prospects of Business with Asia and alternatives in Europe, Turkey, Central Asia and Africa

- Impact of the economic crisis, political issues and trade sanctions on the industry and possible upside solutions for better future activities, especially in Asia 

12:45 pm to 2:35 pm

Q &A - Lucky Draw - Networking Lunch 

2:35 pm to 3:05 pm

Mr. Sukhdeep Singh Sethi -AVI Global Plast Pvt. Ltd., India., Director

“Impact of Low Crude Oil Prices on Indian PVC market”

- Update on China PVC status (Supply-Demand, Utilisation rate)

- Update on India PVC; Who the winners are in export championship for India markets?

3:05 pm to 3:35 pm

Mr. Mark Mirosevic-Sorgo - Quincannon Asia Pte Limited, Managing Director 

 “Logistic and Shipping for Chemicals and Petrochemicals “

- Impact of lower energy and crude prices on global shipping

- How will decreased incentive for shale gas, in line with crude prices crash, impact ship and terminal building for exports from US to Europe and other demand regions?

- Are there any new logistics and shipping solutions for petrochemicals and polymers on the horizon? Can better logistics management save some of what bad market takes away?

3:35 pm to 4:20 pm

Q &A - Lucky Draw - Coffee & refreshments

4:20 pm to 4:50 pm

Ms. Promporn Sinsoke - IRPC Thailand, Export Director, ABS EMEA

“Global Styrenics: Value Chain and Derivatives Perspective"

- Global Markets: Facts and Figures on Feedstock, ABS and Polystyrene

- New trends and applications, Inter-polymers competition and how to balance it

- Global producer’s perspective: opportunities and obstacles in doing business with China and alternative markets worldwide

4:50 pm to 5:20 pm

Mr. Rajen Udeshi - RELIANCE INDUSTRIES, President, Polyester Chain

“PET is There, Still a Shining Star”

- PET value chain- Global Markets Snapshot (Supply/Demand, New capacities, Growth Rates, etc)

- Feedstocks Analysis PX-PTA-MEG (Where bottle-necks and where opportunities may be?)

- New Applications Trends, Opportunities and Challenges

- Changing PET Perspective in Asia (Catching up with supply-demand balance, Change in Balance of Trade- any new export outlets on the horizon?, etc)

5:20 pm to 7:00 pm

Q &A - Lucky Draw - Networking cocktail reception



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