The Integer View 21 April 2017 – Chinese Concentrated Solar Power Development; Potash Production Begins; China Sulphur Production Outlook
Chinese concentrated solar power development to push potassium nitrate consumption up By Lynn Wang – Research Manager based in China Lynn.Wang@integer-research.com Concentrated solar power (CSP) systems which use concentrated sunlight to run steam turbines have been receiving a lot of attention in recent years as a potential low cost alternative to photovoltaic cells. Molten salt
Global Sulphur demand: How will China’s 27% share of consumption develop?
By Meena Chauhan – Sulphur and Sulphuric Acid Research Manager China is the leading consumer of sulphur worldwide, with demand across fertilizer and other sectors in 2016 representing over a quarter of global consumption. Changes to China’s local consumption is a major consideration for the global sulphur balance due to the size of its import requirement.
INFOGRAPHIC: Six trends in the mining industry
For those working with specialty cable, mining is potentially one of the largest industries to invest in and understanding how it is developing is vital to success in the market. Integer’s Focus Report: The Market for Specialty Cable is the only report available delivering in-depth independent analysis and data for the mining industry. Click on the infographic to find
Understanding nitrogen market prospects: Underlying energy markets hold the key
Underlying energy markets hold the key to understanding nitrogen prospects Urea prices increased uninterrupted in the opening weeks of 2017, reaching above US$250 per tonne in February amid temporarily tight supply out of key export regions and a delayed start to seasonal buying. Seen by some as a “bullish” start to the year, the relative
Bouncing back from the Great Recession?
Looking back at the years between 2009 and 2016, we can see for the global cable sector, there was an absolute decline (less than 1%) in cable volumes shipped by 12,000 cable makers worldwide. Particularly the H1 2016 period, which was one of the worst periods of economic growth since H1 2009. But by the late
Global Insulated Wire & Cable Outlook Webinar
Analysis of the latest findings from the Wire & Cable Data Service including: recent market developments, the changing global supply/demand balance and some long term market trends. Register even if you can’t attend: We’ll send all registrants a link to the webinar recording – to watch when it suits you Register for free here – simply
The Integer View 21 March 2017 – Welcome Back and Summit Reflection; China Raises Pressure For Nitrogen; Producer Expands Distribution; India Fertilizer Subsidies Announced
To open this week’s view on the market we’re going to self-indulge somewhat, with a couple of Integer-related features. By Oliver Hatfield – Director of Fertilizers and Chemicals Oliver.Hatfield@integer-research.com We’ve signed Pogba! First off, it’s déjà vu all over again as we welcome back a not so new member to the Integer fertilizer analysis team –
The Monitor Newsletter – Issue 1, March 2017
Welcome to The Monitor newsletter. Each quarter we’ll be bringing you a round-up of news and updates from our AUS 32 market research and related travels. I’m a Research Manager here at Integer and much of my work involves talking to AUS 32 stakeholders about the market, where its heading, its opportunities and challenges. I
Free Webinar: Nitrogen Market – the evolving impact of energy
Free webinar: Analysing the latest market developments, the impact of energy, short and long term outlook Register even if you can’t attend: We’ll send all registrants a link to the webinar recording – to watch when it suits you Webinar date and duration: 27th April 2017, expected duration: 45 minutes Register for free here – simply
The Integer View 21 March 2017 – India Urea tender spices up market; Potash supply contract update; Companies out of oilsands
Hotly anticipated Indian urea tender spices up market activity and puts a dampener on price ideas By Laura Cross – Nitrogen Research Manager email@example.com The urea market is moving back in line with its wider industry cycle now that the first Indian import tender of the season has been announced. On 17th March, Indian Potash Limited (IPL)