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These raw materials can also be found in shale oil/ tight oil.

  • Resins
  • Specialty Chemical
  • AdvanSix Inc.
  • Altivia Corporation
  • Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

It has one of the largest oil reserves in the world.

  • Polypropylene
  • Specialty Chemical
  • Thermoplastic
  • United States
  • Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

Abundant shale oil reserves in North America is driving the production of low-cost ethylene in this region.

  • Low-Density Polyethylene
  • Polyethylene
  • Polyolefins
  • Specialty Chemical
  • Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

Factors such as demand and supply of oil, growing demand for the US shale gas, economic downturn, natural disasters, and unrest in the Middle East lead to the severe oil price fluctuations.

  • Specialty Chemical
  • Synthetic Rubber
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

In North America, the company has ##. ##% working interest in Marcellus Shale gas project in Pennsylvania, and ##. ##% interest in Eagle Ford shale oil and gas property in Texas.

  • Polyethylene
  • Specialty Chemical
  • Thermoplastic
  • Asahi Kasei Corporation
  • Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

Hence, the growth of the industry in future would be augmented by the investments in chemical and petrochemical projects due to recent boom of shale gas and oil slates in the U. S. and Canada.

  • Chemicals
  • Materials
  • Methanol
  • Specialty Chemical
  • Mitsui & Co., Ltd.