Argentina Petrochemicals Report 2015 - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Argentina Petrochemicals Report 2015

Argentina Petrochemicals Report 2015 - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Argentina Petrochemicals Report 2015
Published Nov 29, 2014
69 pages — Published Nov 29, 2014
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The Argentine petrochemicals industry faced a major challenge in ---- when growth from the previous year was wiped out by a contraction in plastics and rubber production. ...PVC output is facing pressure from a weak construction sector, which is set to recover slowly from a - contraction in ----. However, construction growth will be driven by energy and transport infrastructure projects which will have a more limited impact than residential construction and as such growth in PVC is likely to be small, if at all. Argentina s petrochemicals capacity remains small, with olefins nameplate capacity at ---,---tpa of ethylene and ---,---tpa of propylene. ...A poor business environment, falling hydrocarbons reserves and poor economic fundamentals contributed to the downgrade. However, it its fifth place in BMI s regional ranking, ahead of Colombia and behind Mexico.

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...Continued restricted access to international capital will lower investment and restrain growth in the medium term. High and rising inflation expectations threaten to derail the economy, and could be a source of social unrest. ...High and rising inflation expectations threaten to derail the economy, and could be a source of social unrest. Despite some easing of credit conditions, undercapitalised banks remain reluctant to lend in many cases, which will ultimately lead to lower consumption and investment. Unemployment is expected to remain at more than -.- throughout much of the forecast period. ...Despite some easing of credit conditions, undercapitalised banks remain reluctant to lend in many cases, which will ultimately lead to lower consumption and investment. Unemployment is expected to remain at more than -.- throughout much of the forecast period.

...Advancements in natural gas extraction technology hold the potential to make Argentina s vast shale gas reserves accessible. An agreement by the Argentine government with holdout debt investors in ---- could pave the way for the country to resume coupon payments on all of its restructured debt, and potentially normalise relations with the international investment community. ...

  
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