Report Coverage

  • Seasonality and restocking
  • Feedstock Dynamics
  • Trade Scenario
  • Macro - Exchange rates, GDP, Inflation rates, Industrial production
  • Historical price analysis
  • Governmental regulations
  • Market Fundamentals — Supply and Demand
  • Planned and unplanned capacity investments & closures

Market Description

Propylene market is primarily driven by its downstream usage from the PP market. Its demand estimated to grow at a CAGR of 5.3% during 2015-2022.

USA is a net exporter of propylene. However, surplus capacity of Ethylene via ethane based feedstock has altered the market dynamics of propylene (which is currently being produced as a by-product from Naphtha crackers).

Propylene capacity in Europe stood at around ~22.8 million MT in 2017. Capacity rationalization & higher feedstock cost has resulted in no capacity expansion within European market. European market is expected to remain tight during 2018-2020 due to no capacity additions.

The propylene capacity in APAC stood at ~60.6 MMT during the year 2017 and is expected to witness a high growth of 4-6% during 2018-22. Several capacity additions in the China market will reduce the overall imports by more than 50% in the long term.

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Table of Contents

  1. Propylene Market Overview
  2. Market Overview – U.S
  3. Market Overview – Europe
  4. Market Overview – SEA
  1. Propylene Supply Chain Events
  2. Supply Chain Events – U.S
  3. Supply Chain Events - Europe
  4. Supply Chain Events – Asia
  1. Propylene Market Outlook – U.S
  2. Short Term
  3. Medium Term
  4. Long term
  1. Propylene Market Outlook – Europe
  2. Short Term
  3. Medium Term
  4. Long term
  1. Propylene Market Outlook – SEA
  2. Short Term
  3. Medium Term
  4. Long term
  1. Propylene Supply – Demand Overview
  2. Supply – Demand Overview – U.S and Europe
  3. Supply – Demand Overview – Asia

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