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Argus Mideast Gulf and Indian Ocean Oil conference 2012

Outlook for Trade Flows and Market Fundamentals

The Argus Mideast Gulf and Indian Ocean Oil Conference 2012 was held on 21-22 March 2012 at Jumeirah Emirates Towers - Dubai, U.A.E.

The conference attracted over 80 representatives from various companies across the globe.

Participants gained up-to-date and in-depth information on market developments and opportunities. Networking opportunities enabled attendees to meet new contacts and establish future business relationships.

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Argus Mideast Gulf and Indian Ocean Oil Conference 2012 Speakers Included:

  • Bill Farren-Price, CEO, Petroleum Policy Intelligence
  • Saadallah Al-Fathi, Advisor, Dome International Petroleum DMCC
  • Sergey Lukyanov, Business Development Manager, Sales and Logistics Division, TNK-BP
  • Abdulaziz Al-Meer, Business Analyst Director, Tasweeq
  • Narendra Taneja, President, World Energy Policy Summit and Co-Chairman of the Hydrocarbons Committee of FICCI
  • Sushant Gupta, Senior Analyst – Downstream Energy Research, Wood Mackenzie
  • William Vandenburg, Managing Director, Atracon
  • Anar Habib, Director, E3 Energy
  • Kanwar Ratra, Chief Executive, Galana Petroleum
  • Sunita Sharma, Editor (Products) – Argus Mideast Gulf and Indian Ocean Products Report, Argus
  • John Young, Consultant, Channoil Consulting
  • Al Troner, President, Asia Pacific Energy Consulting (APEC)
  • Dr. Salem Abdo Khalil , Technical Advisor, Government of Fujairah
  • Abolfazl Rostami, Senior Fuel Oil Trader, National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC)

Conference Highlights:

  • Implications of changing product specifications: Understanding the impact on sulphur and other specification changes on refining and product trade flows
  • India : Competitor or complement to Mideast Gulf refiners ?
  • East Africa the next big thing - Storage, demand-supply, prospects
  • Implications of MARPOL implementation on fuel oil supply
  • Product supply-demand balances for Mideast Gulf, east Africa and south Asia  
  • The emergence of competition – what does this mean for Mideast Gulf suppliers? How will prices evolve?
  • Mideast Gulf refiners focus on China rather than India –why?
  • Competitive feedstocks: Competition between naphtha, condensate and LPG

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