27 三月 - 28 三月 2019
Abu Dhabi, UAE

Argus Middle East LPG

Day One

Start End
  • 08:30
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  • 09:30
  • Registration and welcome refreshments
  • 09:30
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  • 09:40
  • Opening remarks by Chairperson Phil Shaw - Senior Vice President, Argus

LPG markets: Current climate and future prospects

Start End
  • 09:40
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  • 10:10
  • The global LPG market: A view to 2030 David Appleton - Senior Analyst, Argus Consulting Services, Singapore
  • Long-term supply and demand developments
  • Implications of Asian demand growth 
  • Trade flows and price implications 
 

 

  • 10:10
  • -
  • 10:40
  • The growing potential of Omani LPG supply Nalin Chandna - CEO, National Gas Company, Oman
  • 10:40
  • -
  • 11:20
  • Networking break
  • 11:20
  • -
  • 11:50
  • Iraq’s current position and refining capacity: Challenges and opportunities Muhammad Salman Salim - Marketing Manager, Basrah Gas, Iraq
  • 11:50
  • -
  • 12:20
  • The use of LPG in power generation Michael Kelly - Deputy Managing Director, World LPG Association (WLPGA), France
  • 12:20
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  • 12:50
  • Interactive panel discussion: Assessing the Middle East's position in the context of global LPG supply & demand
  • How competitive is Middle East LPG compared to alternative sources?
  • What are the export priorities for the region in the wake of geopolitical uncertainties?
  • As international demand evolves, what is the impact on long term supply?

 

Nalin Chandna, CEO, National Gas Company, Oman

Muhammad Salman Salim, Marketing Manager, Basrah Gas, Iraq

David Appleton, Senior Analyst, Argus Consulting Services, Singapore

Phil Shaw, Senior Vice President, Argus, UK

  • 12:50
  • -
  • 14:30
  • Networking lunch

Perspectives from the largest LPG consumers

Start End
  • 14:30
  • -
  • 15:00
  • End user perspective: Asian Propylene and Polypropylene production from PDH and its impact on LPG demand Light Cao - Manager - Singapore, Wanhua Petrochemical, China
  • 15:00
  • -
  • 15:30
  • Current status and development trends of production, consumption, import and export of LPG in China Liu Qian - Engineer, Petrochina Planning & Engineering Institute, China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC)
  • China’s current LPG market structure
  • Supply and demand dynamics in the region
  • Impact of geopolitical tensions on tradeflow
  • Updates on the Propane Dehydrogenation investments in the region
 
  • 15:30
  • -
  • 16:00
  • Afternoon networking break
  • 16:00
  • -
  • 16:30
  • Fuelling India: Evaluating the future of LPG demand and imports NK Bansal - Director Oil Refining & Marketing, Federation of Indian Petroleum Industries, India
  • Present LPG demand in India and its sourcing
  • LPG consumption by sector
  • LPG distribution system and initiatives to improve LPG penetration
 
  • 16:30
  • -
  • 17:00
  • Interactive Q&A with session speakers
Light Cao, Manager - Singapore, Wanhua Petrochemical, China
Liu Qian, Engineer, Petrochina Planning & Engineering Institute, China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC)
NK Bansal, Director Oil Refining & Marketing, FIPI, India
David Appleton, Senior Analyst, Argus Consulting Services, Singapore
 
  • 17:00
  • -
  • 17:10
  • Closing remarks by chairperson and end of Day One Phil Shaw - Senior Vice President, Argus
  • 17:30
  • -
  • 19:30
  • Networking drinks reception at Jumeirah Etihad Towers

Day Two

Start End
  • 08:30
  • -
  • 09:30
  • Registrations and welcome refreshments
  • 09:30
  • -
  • 09:35
  • Opening remarks by Chairperson Phil Shaw - Senior Vice President, Argus
  • 09:35
  • -
  • 10:05
  • GASCO's transformational journey in the Saudi Arabian LPG market Dr Abdulkarim Al Nujaidi - CEO, National Gas and Industrialization Company (GASCO), Saudi Arabia

Buyer perspectives: Opportunities in Asia

Start End
  • 10:05
  • -
  • 10:30
  • Sri Lankan LPG demand: Time to realise the potential W.K.H. Wegapitiya - Executive Chairman, Laugfs Holdings Limited, Sri Lanka
  • 10:30
  • -
  • 10:55
  • Rising demand for LPG in Japan: Future prospects in the residential, power generation and petrochemical sectors Yuta Watanabe - Head of Middle East, ENEOS Globe, UAE
  • 10:55
  • -
  • 11:25
  • Networking break
  • 11:25
  • -
  • 11:50
  • Opportunities & Growth in Pakistan's LPG Market (3500 Tons+/day) Wasim Ashfaq - Team Lead - Customer Engineering, PARCO Pearl Gas Pvt. Ltd, Pakistan
  • LPG Market Growth in the past 10 year
  • Opportunities in trading, terminals and marketing
  • Challenges & future outlook
 
  • 11:50
  • -
  • 12:15
  • LPG and energy access on Bangladesh Jakaria Jalal - Bashundhara LP Gas, Bangladesh
 
  • 12:30
  • -
  • 13:15
  • New frontiers on Asia’s LPG trail

NK Bansal, Director Oil Refining & Marketing, FIPI, India

W.K.H. Wegapitiya, Executive Chairman, Laugfs Holdings Limited, Sri Lanka

Liu Qian, Engineer, Petrochina Planning & Engineering Institute, China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC)

Yuta Watanabe, Head of Middle East, ENEOS Globe, UAE

Wasim Ashfaq, Team Lead - Customer Engineering, PARCO Pearl Gas Pvt. Ltd, Pakistan

Jakaria Jalal, General Manager (Sales), Bashundhara LP Gas, Bangladesh

  • 12:50
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  • 13:00
  • Closing remarks by chairperson Phil Shaw - Senior Vice President, Argus
  • 13:00
  • -
  • 14:30
  • Networking lunch and end of conference