2017 Speakers Include:

  • Tim Boven
    Tim BovenGlobal Director - Supply Chain
    Dow Chemical
  • Shelly Heuser
    Shelly HeuserSenior Vice President, Supply Chain & IT
    TPC Group
  • Rick Lissa
    Rick LissaSenior Director - Logistics Management Department
    Formosa Plastics
  • Amy Hark
    Amy HarkDirector, Americas & Global Logistics Purchasing
    Huntsman Corporation
  • Bill Wehrle
    Bill WehrleDirector, Supply Chain
  • Roger Guenther
    Roger GuentherExecutive Director
    Port of Houston
  • Kari Kirchhoefer
    Kari A. KirchhoeferVice President and General Manager - Chemicals
    Union Pacific Railroad
  • Dwight Morgan
    Dwight Morgan Vice President Corporate Development
    M. Holland
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Destination Houston for Petrochemical Supply Chain Professionals

The 3rd edition of Petrochemical Supply Chain & Export Logistics will be the must attend event in your 2017 calendar. Encompassing national and international news, high-level insight and forecasts from global leaders - the conference sessions attract Supply Chain Executives, SVPs, VPs, Directors and Senior Management from all the key business types and major players, globally.

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Check out who attended in 2016

Why Petrochemical Supply Chain 2017?

Petrochemical Supply Chain & Export Logistics events are not normal conferences. Our mission is to create an intimate, yet, collective venue year-on-year which provides the best learnings and facilitates the best networking for each and every petrochemical supply chain leader worldwide. 2017 will guarantee:

  • Collaborative setting: Our aim is to ensure the key stakeholders are present to advance partnerships, reduce bottlenecks and collectively develop strategies to capitalize on new opportunities
  • An inspiring agenda: As the Petrochemical industry goes from strength to strength, we will cover 5 key themes, provide dedicated tracks and keynote sessions to help your business flourish
  • 700+ in attendance: If you are looking for one business meeting to attend in 2017, this will be sure to give you the most senior-level networking opportunities globally

Key Themes at the World’s Leading Petrochemical Supply Chain Conference:

  • Project Completion Updates & Producer Supply Chain Needs
    Industry analysts report on new volumes coming out of the Gulf Coast & top Producers reveal updates on projected volumes and supply chain needs through 2020
  • US Petrochemical Growth & Global Supply and Demand
    We look at US export opportunities & considerations across the globe, as well as domestic opportunities
  • Capacity, Capacity, Capacity
    We explore how Shippers, Railroads, Ports & Distributors are continuing to handle this year’s wave of new volume – and what still needs to be done
  • Tackling Port Congestion
    Get a full overview of Port container capacity, expansion projects, infrastructure improvements, and more
  • Container Ship & Bulk Carrier Strategies
    Listen in as ship Vessels discuss their investment strategies in new capacity & routes to serve the US petrochemical export industry
Reserve The 2017 Brochure Here

Check Out Our New Industry White PaperCheck Out Our New Industry White Paper

We recently released a 60-page white paper on the “US Polyethylene Export Market 2017-2020” - providing detailed market analysis on the fast-changing US Polyethylene export market.

Key features of the white paper include:

  • Trade Flows: US Polyethylene production capacities and export volumes
  • Price Forecasting: Regression analysis and scenario modelling of LDPE and HDPE prices to 2025
  • Export Costs: Shipping, packaging and logistics costs for key export markets
Download the complimentary white paper in full here

What Our Delegates Say About Our Events:

  • Chevron Phillips Chemical Company

    “The conference is a great opportunity to hear from and meet the key players in the resin export sector: Producers, Warehousing, Packagers, and Trucking companies.”

    - Brent Railey, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company
  • DHL

    “The conference provided a well organized and well attended forum to discuss the major challenges and solutions to the US’s major polymers expansions. The conference was well facilitated with a good combination of speeches and panels.”

    - Ed Smith – DHL

    “A valuable conference for all functions of the US Gulf reliant Petrochemical industry detailing forward capacity projections and the associated constraints.”

    - Melbourne Pinks, Odfjell
  • Norfolk Southern

    “This was a who’s who of the petrochemical industry. Well worth the time.”

    - Trish Haver, Norfolk Southern

2017 Sponsors & Exhibitors

Gold Sponsors

  • Greenbrier Companies
  • TGS

Silver Sponsors

  • Bulkmatic
  • Plantgistix

Port Sponsors

  • Port freeport
  • Port NOLA
  • Port of Long Beach

Railroad Sponsors

  • CN
  • Kansas
  • union pacific

Lanyard Sponsor

  • unitcargo

Wi-Fi Sponsor

  • MILS


  • coastal cargo
  • EMS
  • intersack


  • BDP
  • DCG
  • DoverMEI
  • Eagle
  • EMS
  • SPSI

Media Partners

  • JOC
  • maritime executive
  • North American Rail Shipper Association (NARS)
  • Eagle

Got a question? Get in touch below!

Karla Sharp

Karla Sharp

Senior Conference Director
Petrochemical Update
(global) +44 (0) 207 422 4321

Joshua Bull

Joshua Bull

Founder & Head of Sector
Petrochemical Update
(global) +44 (0) 207 375 7196

Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson

Business Development -
Oil, Nuclear & Petrochemicals
Petrochemical Update
(global) +44 (0) 207 375 7521

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