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Argus DeWitt Aromatics Conference 2015

The Argus DeWitt Asian Aromatics Conference 2014 brought refiners, cracker operators, traders, analysts and decision makers from around the world.

Together they discussed:

  • An update on refinery economics and impact on aromatics supply
  • Where are PX markets headed as new capacities start up?
  • The impending consolidation in the PTA industry
  • Increasing benzene supplies in Asia - can Asian prices be supported by the US?
  • Update on US reformer economics and aromatics production
  • Changing fundamentals of Chinese aromatics supply and demand
  • Outlook for global styrene
  • How will new condensate supply from the US and changing naphtha flows impact aromatics production economics?

Expert speaker panel include:

  • Roger Van Baal, Executive Director, Integra Petrochemicals
  • Serene Cheong, Editor, Argus
  • Siriprapa Suntiprarone, Lube Base and Aromatics Supply Manager,ThaiOil
  • Xiaowei Xu, General Manager, Dragon Aromatics
  • Dr. Leo Liu Mingzhong, Raw Material Procurement Manager, Wanhua Chemical Group
  • Dora Chu, Procurement Manager, Loyal Group
  • Sachin Singh, Naphtha Trading Analyst, BP
  • Chuck Venezia, Vice President - US, Aromatics and Derivatives, Argus DeWitt
  • Andy Nicholson, Vice President - Europe, Aromatics and Derivatives, Argus DeWitt 
    and many more...

Participating companies include:

Fortrec • Tonen General Sekiyu K.K. • Kuwait Petroleum Corporation • Tesoro Companies • Korea Petroleum • Shenghong Group • Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation • Sumitomo Chemical Asia • ITOCHU Corporation • BASF Intertrade • LG Chem • New Asia Shipbrokers • ONGC Petroadditions • TOTAL Petrochemicals • Kumho Petrochemical • Repsol Trading SA • PT. Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk • Styron • Oriental Petrochemical • SK Global Chemical Singapore • Kuwait Petroleum Corporation • Arkema Coating Resins Malaysia • Asian Clean Fuels Association • Marubeni Thailand • Gemoil • PCC • Vopak • Kempar Energy • Mitsui & Co • BASF - Intertrade • BP • Loyal Group • Thirumalai Chemicals • EQUATE Petrochemical • UOP - A Honeywell company • Evonik Specialty Chemicals • Shell Eastern Trading • Vitol Asia • Braskem• China Aviation Oil (Singapore) • Sabic Asia Pacific • Integra • Thai Oil • Dragon Aromatics • Wanhua Chemical Group • PETRONAS Chemicals Group • SK Chemical Trading • Sinopec Chemical Commercial Holding • Trammo • JX Nippon Oil & Energy • PetroChina International and many more... 

To purchase the speaker presentations, please contact us using the details below:
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For next year’s conference information or speaking opportunities, please contact Kokila Sundram at
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