27 November - 28 November 2018
Shanghai, China

Argus LPG and Petrochemical Feedstocks 2018

Day One

Start End
  • 08:30
  • -
  • 09:00
  • Registration and coffee
  • 09:00
  • -
  • 09:10
  • Chairman’s welcome remarks Philip Shaw - Senior Vice-President, Argus

Session 1 : China’s LPG and petrochemical market status

Start End
  • 09:00
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  • 09:40
  • China’s LPG outlook: Increasing demand growth and forecast Tony Liang - Assistant General Manager, Wanhua Petrochemical
  • 09:40
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  • 10:10
  • Petrochemical landscape - Feedstock supply security Song Yanping - Senior Engineer, Refining and Petrochemicals Department, Petrochina
  • 10:10
  • -
  • 10:40
  • China’s LPG and naphtha domestic supply market Yang Chun Cheng - Regional Sales Manager, Sinopec
  • 10:40
  • -
  • 10:50
  • Questions and answer
  • 10:50
  • -
  • 11:20
  • Networking break

Session 2 : Global LPG outlook

Start End
  • 11:20
  • -
  • 11:50
  • International LPG price trends, supply, demand and forecasts David Appleton - Senior Analyst, Argus
  • 11:50
  • -
  • 12:20
  • Panel discussion: Asia LPG trade patterns and pricing mechanism Moderator: David Appleton - Senior Analyst, Argus

Panelists

David Wang, Trader, Oriental Energy
Esther Phua, Editor, Argus
Xiao Jing Yuan, International Trading Department, Sinopec

 

  • 12:20
  • -
  • 12:30
  • Question and answer
  • 12:30
  • -
  • 13:00
  • Speed networking
  • 13:00
  • -
  • 14:30
  • Networking lunch

Session 3 : China’s supply security – alternative markets

Start End
  • 14:30
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  • 15:00
  • Status of America LPG supply and export - Dealing with oversupply Brent Secrest - Senior Vice President, Enterprise Products
  • 15:00
  • -
  • 15:30
  • Outlook for LPG Exports to Asia from the US Gulf Coast and the West Coast of the US and Canada Gerry Goobie - Principal, Goobie Tulk Inc.
  • 15:30
  • -
  • 15:40
  • Question and answer
  • 15:40
  • -
  • 16:10
  • Networking Break
  • 16:10
  • -
  • 16:40
  • Developments of China-Australia supply export relationship CJ Chee - General Manager Midstream, Elgas

Waterborne LPG market developments

Start End
  • 16:40
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  • 17:10
  • VLGC market situation in light of LPG price downtrend and market affairs Navin Kumar - Director-Maritime Advisors, Drewry
  • 17:10
  • -
  • 17:40
  • Questions and answers
  • 17:40
  • -
  • 17:50
  • Chairman’s closing remarks and end of conference Philip Shaw - Head of Global LPG, Argus
  • 18:10
  • -
  • 19:30
  • Cocktail Reception

Day Two

Start End
  • 08:45
  • -
  • 09:05
  • Registration and coffee
  • 09:05
  • -
  • 09:10
  • Chairman's welcome back remarks Anu Agarwal - Head of Editorial, Argus

Burgeoning LPG Demand Markets

Start End
  • 09:10
  • -
  • 09:40
  • India’s demand and import infrastructure Pradeep Kumar Jha - Chief General Manager (LPG-Operations), IOCL
  • 09:40
  • -
  • 10:10
  • India’s ethane: Capacity used and imported Rajesh Rawat - Vice-President, Petrochemical Cracker Business, Reliance
  • 10:10
  • -
  • 10:40
  • LPG, Bangladesh’s energy solution Jakaria Jalal - General Manager (Strategic Planning & Expansion), Bashundhara LP Gas Ltd
  • 10:40
  • -
  • 10:50
  • Questions and answers
  • 10:50
  • -
  • 11:20
  • Networking break

Petrochemical feedstocks for PDH

Start End
  • 11:20
  • -
  • 11:50
  • PDH and propylene developments: Study of PDH plants in China Becky Zhang - Petrochemical Analyst, Argus
  • 11:50
  • -
  • 12:20
  • PDH market progression in Korea Kevin (Hyung Mok) Kim - Project Leader, Trading Business Support Group, SK Gas
  • 12:20
  • -
  • 12:30
  • Questions and answers
  • 12:30
  • -
  • 12:40
  • Chairman’s closing remarks and end of conference Anu Agarwal - Head of Editorial, Argus
  • 12:40
  • -
  • 14:00
  • Networking Lunch