15th Phenol/Acetone & Derivatives Markets

06-07 Mar, 2018 - Singapore, SINGAPORE

“With current overcapacity, is phenol/acetone
trade still profitable?”



  • Asia’s new Phenol capacities and market developments
  • USA phenol trade flow & Acetone market outlook
  • Benzene/Propylene/Cumene markets trends & forecast
  • BPA supply balance
  • Derivatives focus – PC, Epoxy Resins, Phenolic Resins, Caprolactam, MMA, Alkyl Phenol & Solvents
  • Focus : China, India, Korea, Middle East, Europe & Americas

Comments from last event, Mar 2017 in Bangkok

“Very informative and engaging conference, bringing together industry players throughout the value chain!”


“Very good and comprehensive coverage of Phenol/Acetone markets. Technical sessions were high quality” ~ Tata


“This is an excellent forum to meet all players of value chain under one roof” ~ ABCTL


“Good platform for Phenol/Acetone Business. The place to release information” ~ SCC


“Better than last year, still missing some producers/customers involved” ~ Cepsa


“Very good speakers & Content!” ~ KBR


“Knowledge to market growth!” ~ CBI

Be a Sponsor or Exhibitor!

This event is an excellent platform to promote your organization to influential players and investors in the industry. Sponsorship opportunities available include Corporate, Exclusive luncheon & Cocktail sponsor.


Exhibition / catalogue display can be arranged upon request. Contact fiona@cmtsp.com.sg


News Feed

INEOS Phenol Plans Cumene Facility in Germany by 2020

Posted on : 26 Oct, 2017


World’s largest consumer of cumene, INEOS Phenol has unveiled plans to build a world-scale cumene plant in Germany. Currently, a full study of investment options are being undertaken for the plant, expected to be completed by the end of 2017.

Although INEOS has not yet revealed the capacity and value of investment for the new cumene plant in Germany, it is expecting operations to begin in 2020.

The new cumene plant will ensure steady supply of cumene consumed at its phenol and acetone plants in Gladbeck, Germany, and Antwerp in Belgium.

INEOS already runs a 260,000 tonne/year cumene plant at Marl in Germany and 900,000 tonne/year of cumene capacity in Pasadena, Texas.

Badger’s technology is used at its Texas facility and it will use the firm’s cumene technology for the new plant in Germany.

INEOS also has other expansion plans – a 750,000 tonne/year propylene producing PDH unit – the location for the same is not yet finalised. There are also plans to add 900,000 tonnes/year of ethylene capacity in Grangemouth, UK, and Rafnes in Norway.

INEOS operates phenol, acetone and cumene plants in Germany, Belgium and the US. Its worldwide production capacity for phenol stands at 1.9m tonnes/year, while that for acetone stands at 1.2m tonnes/year and for cumene at 1.3m tonnes/year. 

Learn more at CMT’s 15th Phenol/Acetone & Derivatives Markets on 6-7 March, 2018 in Singapore.

For more information, contact Ms. Grace at grace@cmtsp.com.sg or call +65 6346 9147.


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