The European Polyester Industry Conference

Europe’s leading technical textile conference

Visit the European Polyester Industry Conference on 29-30 September 2017 in Berlin and broaden your understanding of the technical textiles market with a focus on the polyester industry.

Delegates will gain an invaluable understanding of the global polyester industry chain from feedstock developments through raw materials to polyester fibres, PET resin and film markets.

The European Polyester Industry Conference brings together key industry players for a comprehensive overview of economic, technical, environmental and commercial themes affecting the European polyester industry.

Why attend?

Senior business planners, procurement leads, heads of strategy and lead salespeople and marketers from around the globe attend this established annual event, directly before EPCA, seeking independent analysis of short and longer term commercial trends in the polyester industry.

  • Network with colleagues from across the polyester industry
  • Hear market trends and forecasts from industry experts
  • Optimise your market position with key business strategies
  • Understand the mechanics of the global and European polyester value chain

30 September – Full day Conference

Benefit from truly integrated understanding of the Polyester industry at our technical textile conference. Our experts offer in-depth analysis of the driving forces across the business sectors.

Topics for this years Conference include:

  • Global economy
  • Energy and feedstocks
  • Paraxylene
  • Global ethylene
  • MEG
  • PTA
  • Fibres
  • Asia
  • Recycle
  • PET

29 September – Optional Afternoon Session (limited places available)

Led by Philip Marshall and Gordon Haire this afternoon session will provide everything you or your team needs to get up to speed on the Polyester industry and the PCI Wood Mackenzie Paraxylene cost model service.

Polyester Overview

With a focus on the polyester industry, our technical textile conference will be lead by our industry experts. This session will also include an element of recycling.

The PX Asset Cost Tool Service – Training and Teaching Session

This session will provide an informal and interactive review of how PX technology and feedstocks have evolved.  This will be an introduction to the PCI Wood Mackenzie’s analytical tools which are used  to anticipate the impact on regional pricing both short term and long term.

  • The link between the evolution of PX Technology/Feedstocks and Price Forecasting.
  • Where are the price support mechanisms for PX in a long market?
  • Are there differences between regions?

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