16th Phenol/Acetone & Derivatives Markets,

07-08 Mar, 2019 - Shanghai, CHINA

Sofitel Shanghai Hyland

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    EPC
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07 Mar, 2019 - Thursday

08:00

Morning Registration & Coffee/Tea

09:00

Chairman’s Welcome Remarks & Introduction

09:10

KEYNOTE : GROWING THE PHENOL/ACETONE BUSINESS – INEOS PHENOL’S PERSPECTIVE

  • Future directions and project status

Mrs. Lynn Calder, Business Director

INEOS Phenol GmbH

09:45

PANEL DISCUSSION : ACETONE LENGTH VS PHENOL STRENGTH – MEETING PHENOL DEMAND WHILE MANAGING ACETONE SURPLUS

Panelist:

Mr. Ding Wanlin, Commercial Director

CNOOC and Shell Petrochemicals Co. Ltd (CSPC)

Mr. Carlos Diaz Castro, Vice President, Sales & Marketing Phenol Chain Business Unit

Cepsa Quimica S.A.

Mr. Harvey Kuo Chien Lin, General Manager, Marketing & Sales Division

Chang Chun Chemical (Jiangsu) Co Ltd

10:15

Discussion followed by Refreshment

10:50

CHINA PHENOL/ACETONE MARKET DYNAMICS

  • Demand/supply projection & market trends
  • How will new phenol/acetone capacities change the market dynamics
  • US-China trade tensions & its impact on phenol/acetone trade
  • Key growth drivers & emerging application

11:20

THE POLYCARBONATE MARKET

  • The PC world market – continuous growth driven by innovation
  • Changes in the PC market
  • The role of sustainability in PC business

Dr. Guido Naberfeld, Head, Global Product Management Polycarbonates

Covestro Deutschland AG

11:50

GLOBAL ECONOMIC OUTLOOK

  • US-China trade tension & the implication on Asian economies
  • China economy – will it regain its former glory soon?    
  • Interest rates and currency market trends

Dr. Charles Su, Managing Director - Global Market Research

CIB Economic Research and Consulting Co., Ltd

12:25

Discussion followed by Networking Lunch

13:45

Afternoon Chairman’s Introduction

13:50

GLOBAL CUMENE MARKET OUTLOOK

Mr. Carlos Molina Bosquet, Sales Manager Europe Phenol Chain BU

Cepsa Quimica S.A.

14:20

BPA & EPOXY RESINS MARKET TRENDS

  • Demand/supply outlook
  • BPA supply trends
  • Key growth drivers & region
  • Emerging trends & applications

Mr. Xie Hongliang, Marketing Manager - Epoxy Resin

Bluestar Nantong Xingchen Synthetic Material Co. Ltd

14:50

POLYCARBONATE TECHNOLOGY UPDATE

EPC Engineering & Technologies GmbH

15:20

Discussion followed by Networking Refreshment

15:50

PHENOL MARKET & TRADE OUTLOOK IN INDIA

  • Demand/supply projections & trade balance
  • Can local production fill the gap? 
  • Key demand drivers

Mr. Suresh Kalra, Senior Business Director - Asia Pacific

SI Group-India Private Limited

16:20

MMA MARKET TRENDS AND THE DEMAND FOR ACETONE

  • MMA growth forecast and its impact on acetone sourcing/demand
  • Procurement challenges & supply chain optimization
  • Building a win-win partnership with suppliers

Mr. Huang Guwen, Senior Purchasing Manager

Jiangsu Sailboat Petrochemical Co. Ltd

16:50

Discussion followed by End of Day 1

17:00

Networking Reception for all speakers & delegates

08 Mar, 2019 - Friday

09:00

Chairman’s Introduction

09:10

PROPYLENE & BENZENE MARKET OUTLOOK & TRADE FLOW

  • Propylene market forecast & demand drivers       
  • How will China manage its growing benzene demand?
  • Propylene & Benzene trade flows & trends

Ms. Chommanad Thammanayakatip, Managing Consultant

Nexant Asia Limited

09:45

CRUDE TO CHEMICALS PROJECT RESHAPING ASIA PETCHEM LANDSCAPE

  • Role of private investor in meeting Asia’s growing appetite for chemicals
  • Bridging the supply/demand gap in Phenol/Acetone & downstream markets
  • Integration the way forward in catering to future market needs

10:15

MARKET SHIFT IN CAPROLACTAM VALUE CHAIN

  • Shift in Caprolactam industry & market moving forward
  • Raw materials supply chain optimization
  • Key growth markets & emerging applications

10:45

Discussion followed by Networking Refreshment

11:15

REGIONAL PHENOLIC RESINS MARKET OUTLOOK

Mr. Zack Tang, General Manager - International Business

Shandong Shengquan New Materials Co, Ltd.

11:45

DIPHENOL - NEW EMERGING APPLICATIONS & PROJECT UPDATE

  • Demand/supply forecast
  • Future trends and key growth applications
  • Current domestic Phenol scenario, sources of supply & supply chain issues
  • Diphenol project update & export markets

Mr. K. Shankar, VP – Commercial, Petrochemicals Division

Camlin Fine Sciences Limited

12:15

Final Discussion followed by Closing Networking Lunch

13:45

End of Conference.

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