Argentina Petrochemicals Report

Providing expert analysis, independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the petrochemicals.

Report includes: BMI Industry View, Industry SWOT Analysis, Industry Forecasts, BMI's Petrochemicals Risk Reward Index, Economic Forecasts, Company Profiles and Global, Regional and Country Industry Overviews.

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Argentina Petrochemicals Report
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The Argentina Petrochemicals Report has been researched at source, and features BMI Research's market assessment and independent forecasts for key petrochemicals sub-sectors. The report also analyses the impact of regulatory changes, recent developments and the background macroeconomic outlook and features competitive landscapes comparing companies by products and services, sales, market share, investments, projects, partners and expansion strategies.

BMI's Argentina Petrochemicals Report provides industry professionals and strategists, sector analysts, trade associations and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the Argentinian petrochemicals industry.

Key Benefits

  • Benchmark BMI's independent petrochemicals industry forecasts to test other views - a key input for successful budgetary and planning in the Argentinian petrochemicals market.
  • Target business opportunities and risks in the Argentinian petrochemicals sector through our reviews of latest industry trends, regulatory changes and major deals, projects and investments in Argentina.
  • Assess the activities, strategy and market position of your competitors, partners and clients via our Company Profiles (inc. KPIs and latest activity).

Coverage

BMI Industry View

Summary of BMI’s key industry forecasts, views and trend analysis, covering the petrochemicals markets, regulatory changes, major investments, projects and company developments.

Industry SWOT Analysis

Analysis of the major Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats within the petrochemicals sector and within the broader political, economic and business environment.

BMI Industry Forecasts

Historic data series (2009-2013) and forecasts to end-2019 for key industry and economic indicators, supported by explicit assumptions, plus analysis of key risks to the main forecasts. Indicators include:

  • Energy: Oil production (‘000 b/d), oil consumption (‘000 b/d), net oil exports (‘000 b/d), gas production (bcm), gas consumption (bcm), net gas exports (bcm), oil refinery capacity (‘000 b/d).
  • Petrochemicals: Ethylene capacity (‘000 tpa), ethylene production (‘000 tpa), ethylene consumption (‘000 tpa), polyethylene capacity (‘000 tpa), polypropylene capacity (‘000 tpa), polyvinyl chloride capacity (‘000 tpa), polyolefins consumption (‘000 tpa).
  • Oil Products Prices: Price forecasts for all major oil-based products (USD/bbl) at major global energy trading hubs.
  • Economic: Nominal GDP (USDbn), real GDP growth (%), GDP per capita (USD), population (mn), unemployment (%), exchange rate (against USD).

BMI’s Petrochemicals Risk Reward Index

BMI’s Risk Reward Indices provide investors (both corporate and financial) looking for opportunities in the region with a clear country-comparative assessment of a market’s risks and potential rewards. Each of the country markets are scored using a sophisticated model that includes more than 40 industry, economic and demographic data points to provide indices of highest to lowest appeal to investors, with each position explained.

Market Overview

Structure, size and value of the industry sector; overview of the industry landscape and key players; assessment of the business operating environment and the latest regulatory developments.

Industry Trends & Developments

Evaluation of company and sector-wide developments, including key projects (as well as expansion plans), latest company financial details and proposed international ventures.

Company Profiles*

Examines the competitive positioning and short- to medium-term business strategies of key industry players. Strategy is examined within the context of BMI’s industry forecasts, our macroeconomic views and our understanding of the wider competitive landscape. The latest financial and operating statistics and key company developments are also incorporated within the company profiles, enabling a full evaluation of recent company performance and future growth prospects.

Global & Regional Market Overview

Analysis of the key trends driving the global industry, including worldwide output/capacity and demand analysis across ethylene, polyethylene, polyvinyl chloride, polystyrene, polyethylene terephthalate and polypropylene. The regional analysis looks at the implications of local and global trends on specific company activity.

Sub-sectors covered by the Petrochemicals Reports include:

Oil & Gas, Oil Refining, Olefins (ethylene, propylene), Polyolefins (polyethylene, polypropylene), Polyvinyl Chloride, Polystyrene

Please note – not all country Reports cover all sub-sectors – see website for details.

Sources

The Petrochemicals Market Reports are based on a network of primary sources, such as multilateral organisations (ACC, APLA, Cefi c, ICCA, ICMA), national chambers of commerce and industry, national statistical offi ces, government ministries and central banks, and multinational companies.

*Company profiles are not available for every country. Those reports instead contain information on the current activities of prominent companies operating in the market.

BMI Industry View
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SWOT
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Political
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Economic
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Operational Risk
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Industry Forecast
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Table: Argentina's Petrochemicals Sector, 2012-2020, ('000 tpa, unless otherwise stated)
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Macroeconomic Forecasts
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Economic Analysis
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Table: GDP By Expenditure (Argentina 2012-2019)
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Industry Risk/Reward Index
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Americas Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Index
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Worsening market risk in Latin America
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Table: Americas Petrochemicals Risk/Rewards Ratings
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Argentina Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Index
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Market Overview
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Table: Argentina's Olefins Facilities
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Table: Argentina's Polyolefins Facilities
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Table: Argentina's Aromatics Facilities
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Table: Argentina's Fertiliser Facilities
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Industry Trends And Developments
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Company Profile
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Dow Chemical Company
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Petrobras
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Table: Financial Results (ARSmn)
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YPF
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Table: Financial Results (ARSmn)
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Regional Overview
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Americas Overview
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Production Growth Concentrated in NAFTA
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Table: Planned Cracker Projects
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Global Industry Overview
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Feedstock Differentials: Respite for Europe
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2016 Feedstock Outlook
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Could US Gas Run out-
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Market Outlook: Chinese Downturn
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Long-term Outlook
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Europe - Brent On Board For A Bumpy Ride
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Demographic Forecast
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Table: Population Headline Indicators (Argentina 1990-2025)
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Table: Key Population Ratios (Argentina 1990-2025)
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Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Argentina 1990-2025)
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Table: Population By Age Group (Argentina 1990-2025)
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Table: Population By Age Group % (Argentina 1990-2025)
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Glossary
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Table: Glossary Of Petrochemicals Terms
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Methodology
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Industry Forecast Methodology
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Risk/Reward Index Methodology
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Table: Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Index Indicators
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Table: Weighting Of Indicators
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