The report provides an in-depth analysis of the Market for Alumina (Aluminum Oxide) in Romania. It presents the latest data of the market size and volume, European production, exports and imports, price dynamics and turnover in the industry. The report shows the sales data, allo ..."
BMI Industry View
Romania's petrochemicals industry is witnessing a strong performance in a market that is witnessing
stronger growth. Increased household disposable income and the country's strategic position in the
automotive sector are supporting petrochemica ..."
BMI View: Romania's petrochemicals industry is finally seeing an improvement in performance following
years of decline. Oltchim slashed losses and boosted profit in 2015, providing the basis for privatisation,
possibly including the Arpechim refinery on which it depen ..."
BMI View: Weaker oil prices have helped Romania's downstream sectors, with refining margins improving as a result and thereby reversing the situation of regular quarterly losses. This is helping drive down the cost of
naphtha feedstock used in the Romanian petrochemicals in ..."
As a net hydrocarbons importer, weaker oil prices are helping Romania's downstream sectors. Even the
financially troubled polymer producer Oltchim could see a buyer in 2016. At the same time, market outlook
is improving, with growth expected in construction and automo ..."
Although 2014 ended on a downturn, BMI believes the petrochemicals market should be robust enough to
lift output in 2015. As a net hydrocarbons importer, weaker oil prices are helping Romania's downstream
sectors. Even the financially troubled polymer producer Oltchim ..."
BMI View: Romania's metals sector will continue to see modest growth over the coming years as it slowly
recovers from the global downturn. This is primarily the case for steel, the largest sub-component of
Romania's metals sector. With modest growth in both autos prod ..."
Romania's petrochemicals industry witnessed a downturn in growth in 2014 with a contraction in the fourth
quarter. The outlook for the short to medium term is more positive with BMI's latest Romania
Petrochemicals Report anticipating improved growth in the automotive ..."
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Following Romania's repeated attempts to privatise petrochemicals producer Oltchim in 2014, the
company's receivers are now looking at restructuring to make it profitable. BMI's latest Romania
Petrochemicals Report states that the process is likely to involve some red ..."