Asian refiners are grappling with an increasingly challenging business climate, amid fluctuating crude prices and uncertainty over the strength of product demand.
The Argus Refined Products Summit 2017 will feature in-depth discussions on key trends in Asia?s refining sector and products markets, as well as examining the game-changing factors that will drive market developments.
Join us to hear detailed analysis of market outlook for Naphtha, Gasoline, Gasoil, Jetfuel and Fuel oils.
-Impact of US shale exports on Asian refining margins
-Assessing how China?s stricter sulphur limits will affect the regional Asian products market
-Demand outlook for gasoline/gasoil in major consuming countries: Which product will have the strongest refining margins in 2017?
-Is the availability of cheaper LPG emerging as a major threat to naphtha demand, despite rising consumption in the petrochemical sector?
-What does the future hold for fuel oil in the face of falling demand from China and IMO regulations that seek to cut sulphur limits for bunker fuel?
-Are planned refining expansions in Asia and the Middle East rational, given the prospect for regional oversupply in the coming years?