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July 12-13, 2018
9:30 am - 4 pm

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Sofitel Mumbai BKC
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S&P Global Platts

S&P Global Platts Mumbai Commodity Market Insights Forum is a great way to stay informed and connect with your industry peers.

  • Gain vital updates on the global energy mix, forces driving the Asian transportation fuel markets, key insights and implications of LNG markets, aromatics presentation, shipping outlook and steel trends impacting Indian markets

  • All the latest on trading and pricing for products in your region as well as developments in benchmarks and market trends

  • Gain insights from leading S&P Global Platts editors, analysts and major industry players

  • Share your views and ask questions

  • Make new connections - interact with key decision makers face-to-face

Register now to take hold of this opportunity to engage with our industry specialists and hear their insights on the Asian markets. Network with industry peers and our editors who will be on hand to discuss our commodity price discovery methodologies and benchmarks.

Pre-registration requirement

Due to capacity constraints, only pre-registered delegates will be allowed to attend the forum. Please note that limited spaces are available and registration will close on Monday, July 9, 2018 at 6pm IST.

If you have any specific questions about the forum, please contact Michelle Weers in advance of the event.

12 July - Oil & Shipping

Start Time

Main Forum Agenda

9:30 am

Registration and networking refreshments

10 am

Welcome and lamp lighting

10:15 am

Keynote Address

10:45 am

Shifts in the global energy mix

11:15 am

The impact of soaring US crude exports and IMO 2020 on Asian oil markets

  • Market trends in Asia and Middle East crude oil markets
  • Changing trading patterns in Asia and its impact
  • The impact of IMO's sulfur cap on markets

11:45 am

Coffee break

12 pm

The final countdown to IMO 2020

12:30 pm

The road ahead for Asian gasoline

  • Changes in the refining landscape - Refinery expansions and trade flows
  • Asia’s move towards cleaner fuels - Countries plans and timelines
  • Electric vehicles’ impact on oil demand

1 pm

Asian demand and supply trends for LPG and naphtha

  • Key trends in Asia and the Middle East
  • Naphtha’s challenge in age of petchem feedstock boom
  • Growing US LPG exports and its impact

1:30 pm

Networking lunch

2:30 pm

Penetration of EVs: impact on demand for oil and other commodities

3:15 pm

Tankers: Changing trade flows, tonnage oversupply posing challenges

3:45 pm

Energy panel discussion

4:15 pm

Wrap up

4:30 pm


Agenda subject to change