EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Document Sample
EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review Powered By Docstoc
					          EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
        Reference Code: GDGE218678SA                                                                                         Publication Date: JAN 2013

          Olympia Towers, Salmiya, Ras Al-Ard,
                                                             Phone             +965 1 898888                    Revenue         NA
          Block 2, Salem Al-Mubarak Street
          Kuwait City, Al Asimah                             Fax               +965 2 5765733                   Net Profit      NA
          13048                                              Website           www.equate.com                   Employees       NA
          Kuwait                                             Exchange                                           Industry        Oil & Gas

       Company Overview
       EQUATE Petrochemical Company (EQUATE) is a single operator of fully integrated petrochemical complex. The company
       manages the production of Ethylene, Polyethylene, Ethylene Glycol, Polypropylene, Styrene Monomer, Paraxylene, Heavy
       Aromatics and Benzene. EQUATE was established as a joint venture between The Dow Chemical Company (Dow),
       Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC), Boubyan Petrochemical Company (BPC) and Qurain Petrochemical Industries
       Company (QPIC). EQUATE is the single operator of three new petrochemical companies including, The Kuwait Olefins Company
       (TKOC), The Kuwait Styrene Company (TKSC), and Kuwait Paraxylene Production Company (KPPC).
       Key Executives                                                             SWOT Analysis
                     Name                                Title                     EQUATE Petrochemicals Company, SWOT Analysis
         Yousef Al-Ateeqi                  Chairman                                Strengths                            Weaknesses
         Raja Zeidan                       Deputy Chairman
                                                                                   Strong Product Portfolio             Operational Shutdown
         Bader Al-Sumait                   Director
                                                                                   Wide Marketing Network
         Dabbous Al-Dabbous                Director
         Jehad Al-Hajji                    Director
        Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
                                                                                   Opportunities                        Threats
        GlobalData
                                                                                   Strategic Cooperation                Intense Competition
                                                                                   Agreement
        Key Competitors                                                                                                 Economical and Political Risks
         Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company                                     Strong Parental Backing

         Kuwait Oil Company
         Qatar Chemical Company Ltd.                                              Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research, GlobalData

         Saudi Basic Industries Corporation
        Industries Qatar Q.S.C.
        Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
        GlobalData


       Recent Developments

       Nov 05, 2012                  Equate Petrochemical Restarts 550,000 MTA EG Unit
       Aug 28, 2012                  Equate Petrochemical To Resume Operations At EG Unit In Mid-November 2012
       Aug 02, 2012                  Equate Petrochemical Shuts Ethylene Glycol Unit In Kuwait
       Jul 31, 2012                  Equate Petrochemical Extinguishes Fire At Manufacturing Unit
       May 13, 2012                  Equate Petrochemicals And Schmidt + Clemens Sign Strategic Agreement For Ethylene Cracker
                                     Performance Optimization
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research, GlobalData




EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Strategic SWOT Analysis                                                                       Reference Code: GDGE218678SA
Review
Source : www.globalcompanyintelligence.com                                                                                                               Page 1
© GlobalData. This report is a licensed product and is not to be copied, reproduced, shared or resold in any form
       Table of Contents
       Table of Contents ............................................................................................................................................................................... 2
          List of Tables .................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
       Section 1 - About the Company.......................................................................................................................................................... 4
       EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Key Facts ................................................................................................................................ 4
       EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Key Employees ....................................................................................................................... 5
       EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Key Employee Biographies ..................................................................................................... 6
       EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Major Products and Services .................................................................................................. 7
       EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - History..................................................................................................................................... 8
       EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Company Statement ............................................................................................................... 9
       EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Locations And Subsidiaries................................................................................................... 10
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 10
          Other Locations & Subsidiaries ..................................................................................................................................................... 10
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 11
       EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Business Description ............................................................................................................ 11
       EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Corporate Strategy................................................................................................................ 12
       EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - SWOT Analysis ..................................................................................................................... 13
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 13
          EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Strengths ........................................................................................................................... 13
             Strength - Strong Product Portfolio ........................................................................................................................................... 13
             Strength - Wide Marketing Network........................................................................................................................................... 13
             Strength - Focus on Health Safety Quality and Environment(HSQ ........................................................................................... 13
          EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Weaknesses ...................................................................................................................... 14
             Weakness - Operational Shutdown ........................................................................................................................................... 14
          EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Opportunities ..................................................................................................................... 14
             Opportunity - Strategic Cooperation Agreement ....................................................................................................................... 14
             Opportunity - Strong Parental Backing ...................................................................................................................................... 14
             Opportunity - Rising Demand in Asia ........................................................................................................................................ 14
          EQUATE Petrochemicals Company - Threats .............................................................................................................................. 14
        
				
DOCUMENT INFO
Description: EQUATE Petrochemical Company (EQUATE) is a single operator of fully integrated petrochemical complex. The company manages the production of Ethylene, Polyethylene, Ethylene Glycol, Polypropylene, Styrene Monomer, Paraxylene, Heavy Aromatics and Benzene. EQUATE was established as a joint venture between The Dow Chemical Company (Dow), Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC), Boubyan Petrochemical Company (BPC) and Qurain Petrochemical Industries Company (QPIC). EQUATE is the single operator of three new petrochemical companies including, The Kuwait Olefins Company (TKOC), The Kuwait Styrene Company (TKSC), and Kuwait Paraxylene Production Company (KPPC).
BUY THIS DOCUMENT NOW PRICE: $125 100% MONEY BACK GUARANTEED
PARTNER GlobalData
GlobalData is an industry analysis specialist, providing business information products and services. GlobalData’s highly qualified team of analysts, researchers, and solution consultants use proprietary data sources, tools and techniques to gather, analyze and represent the latest and the most reliable information essential for a business to sustain a competitive edge. GlobalData is a UK-based company with presence across North America, Europe and Asia Pacific and has a broad product offering that ranges from interactive databases, reports and custom solutions. It is a comprehensive source of insights and analysis with coverage across the oil & gas, power, alternative energy, nuclear power, petrochemicals, medical equipment and healthcare industries. GlobalData has a broad range of coverage over key market segments. It has a global scope, covering a wide range of countries constituting more than 90% of global revenues in each of the industries it covers. With a large dedicated research and analysis capability, GlobalData employs rigorous primary and secondary research techniques in developing unique data sets and research materials. Its status as an independent research company allows Analysts to conduct trade interviews with key industry players. Access to unique databases of in-house market information further strengthens research and analysis capabilities. Materials are reviewed shaped by an expert panel of leading industry figures and representatives from key players in the relevant industries. Sectors and Geographies Covered GlobalData has a broad range of coverage over key market segments. It has a global scope, covering a wide range of countries constituting more than 90% of global revenues in each of the industries it covers. Research Methodology With a large dedicated research and analysis capability, GlobalData employs rigorous primary and secondary research techniques in developing unique data sets and research materials. Its status as an independent research company allows Analysts to conduct trade interviews with key industry players. Access to unique databases of in-house market information further strengthens research and analysis capabilities. Materials are reviewed shaped by an expert panel of leading industry figures and representatives from key players in the relevant industries.