Sustainable value chain as a strategic advantage

In line with growing requirements to improve their environmental footprint both globally and within the Arabian Gulf region, companies are increasingly having to look for more sustainable practices. The white paper developed in partnership with Navigant Research examines the business value and need to embed sustainability in the chemical industry’s supply chain and operations. Download…

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Accelerating organizational performance in the Arabian Gulf chemical industry

The report produced in collaboration with Heidrick & Struggles Consulting is based on the results from “Organization Accelerator Questionnaire” (OAQ) run with GPCA member companies. The survey looked at 13 drive factors such as: Energizing Leadership, Customer First, Clarity, Ownership, Simplicity, Winning Capabilities, Innovation, Collaboration, Challenge, Foresight, Learning, Adaptability and Resilience, that can help companies…

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The threat of free trade and the effect on chemicals

The report developed with ICIS Consulting examines the recent initiative by China seeking to establish a network of railways, roads, pipelines, and utility grids that would link China and Central Asia, West Asia, and parts of South Asia. This initiative, better known as the One Belt and One Road (OBOR), aims to create the world’s…

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Consolidation as a route to transformation

The report developed with Boston Consulting Group looks at transformation opportunities for the GCC region in their aspiration to improve competitiveness and support the economic development of the region. The report suggests that consolidation can be a route to transformation for GCC producers. Industry consolidation will help GCC producers build strategic, operational and capability-based foundations,…

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Thermoplastic Elastomers Industry in the GCC Region

The publication developed with Nexant offers an up-to-date outlook on the thermoplastic elastomer market in the GCC region and globally, including new thermoplastic elastomer plants in the Arabian Gulf, supply/ demand by region and main supply industries. On the topic of regional industry growth, the report elaborates in detail about future projects and producers as…

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