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Shandong Haihua to shut soda ash plant for maintenance in July 2022

July 18, 2022
alert level: Low
CATEGORY ALERTS

Price adjustments to annual contracts amid high energy costs

September 06, 2022
alert level: Medium

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Price Trend
305.00
Jan-2023
USD/MT
History Forecast
Supply Demand

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Soda Ash Industry Benchmarks


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The average annual savings achieved in Soda Ash category is 6.50%

Payment Terms

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The industry average payment terms in Soda Ash category for the current quarter is 75.0 days

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    Soda Ash Suppliers


    1,011
    Total Suppliers
    20
    Diverse Suppliers
    70
    Normalized Supplier Rating
    Soda Ash Supplier

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    Company
    BASF SE
    Location
    Jackson, Mississipi
    Duns number
    3862211

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    A 71 - 100

    Very Low Risk

    B 51 - 70

    Low Risk

    C 30 - 50

    Moderate Risk

    D 21 - 29

    High Risk

    E 0 - 20

    Not Rated


    Moody`s ESG Solution
    ESG Profile

    Company and Sector Performance
    59

    100
    Robust (1)
    ESG Perfomance (/100)
    Environment
    60
    Social
    59
    Governance
    57
    6 Domains Performance (/100)
    Business behaviour
    62
    Human rights
    68
    Community Environment
    42
    Corporate governance
    60
    Human resources
    61
    Security Scorecard
    82

    Threat indicators
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    83
    Network Security
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    A
    100
    Hacker Chatter
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    D
    62
    DNS Health
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    B
    80
    Application Security
    Detecting common website application vulnerbilities
    B
    81
    Endpoint Security
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    A
    100
    Cubic Score
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    B
    85
    Patching Cadence
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    A
    100
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    94
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    100
    Information Leak
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    Industry Comparison
    basf.com
    Industry average
    Adverse Media Appearances
    Environmental Issues
    17
    Workforce Health Safety Issues
    0
    Product Service Issues
    22
    Human Rights Issues
    3
    Production Supply Chain Issues
    35
    Environmental Non Compliance Flags
    74
    Corruption Issues
    0
    Regulatory Non Compliance Flags
    21
    Fraud Issues
    8
    Labor Health Safety Flags
    12
    Regulatory Issues
    13
    Workforce Disputes
    6
    Sanctions
    0
    esg energy transition
    49
    Discrimination Workforce Rights Issues
    3
    esg controversies critical severity
    Yes

    Soda Ash market report transcript


    Global Market Outlook on Soda Ash

    Global demand is expected to grow at a CAGR of 2.8 percent through 2020–2024

    • The market is anticipated to witness downtrend in 2020 due to spread of coronavirus infections globally, which is lowering demand from key consuming flat glass segment, due to low automobiles sales and construction activities.
    • The growth in construction industry, glass bottle packaging, and automobile sector in emerging economies, is expected to drive the global soda ash market for the next five years

    The global soda ash market is expected to reach $20 billion by 2024. Rising construction spend in Asia and the Middle East is expected to drive the soda ash market. Increasing sales in the personal care industry in highly populated areas of Asia is likely to inflate soda ash consumption. The market is anticipated to witness downtrend in 2020 due to spread of coronavirus infections globally, which is lowering demand from key consuming flat glass segment, due to low automobiles sales and construction activities. 

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    Industry Drivers and Constraints

     Drivers

    • End-use growth
      – The glass industry is the largest demand-driving segment (approx. 50 percent), which is expected to grow at a CAGR of approx. 3 percent from 2019 to 2023, driven by
    • construction and automotive segments
      – The soaps & detergents segment, where approx. 20 percent of the soda ash finds its use, is expected to grow, with a CAGR of 4 percent from 2019 to 2023
      – Growth is driving sufficient capacity additions in the Middle East and India
      – Other smaller segments, like paper & pulp, water treatment, and the chemicals industry, are expected to grow with a CAGR of approx. 2 percent during the same period

    Constraints

    •  Higher carbon credit costs in Europe
      – Rising raw material, energy, gas and carbon credit costs, and strong demand are the major factors in Europe, which could lead to increase in producers’ price
    •  Rising input costs
      – In Europe, higher contract prices are anticipated, due to stronger coking coal and energy prices, along with higher rates in the EU’s Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS), which have squeezed profit margins for the region’s soda ash producers
    • Limited technology providers
      – Technology and equipment providers for soda ash, using the natural process, is limited to the US, while soda ash by Hou’s process is limited to China
      – For the Middle East, Africa, and Southeast Asia, service providers, like Jacobs Engineering and AECOM Process Technologies, are to be contracted, since there no local service providers