Compact seminar
Plastics markets essentials

Our comprehensive seminar offers a basic overview of the global plastics market.

You will gain essential knowledge of how petrochemical products and processes are interlinked and which types and grades of polymers exist as well as how the value chain is structured and the market players involved.

Get exemplary market data by product, region and application. Learn how polymer prices are fixed and what the relevant influencing factors are.

In this seminar, you will acquire a fundamental knowledge of the global plastics markets, the interdependencies and the mechanisms that drive these markets.

Leverage this know-how for your business success!

Target Group

This seminar is ideally suited to newcomers and career changers in the plastics industry and is aimed at purchasers, product managers, marketing and sales staff as well as interested parties from the entire industry.


Led by an expert speaker, the seminar will include practical examples, discussion, and exchange of knowledge and experience.

Petrochemical essentials

  • Base materials (oil, gas and bio-based)
  • Feedstocks (naphtha, ethylene, etc.)
  • Refineries and crackers
  • Plastics grades (classifications)

Supply chain and players

  • Plastics producers
  • Distributors and traders
  • Plastics processors
  • End users

Market data

  • Production and consumption
  • Regional distribution
  • Application markets
  • Global trade flows

Polymer prices

  • Supply and demand
  • Capacities, regional availability
  • Spot and contract, buying cycles, price adjustment clauses
  • Pricing information services

Dimitrios Koranis, Geschäftsführer, KORANIS Purchasing Solutions

Dimitrios Koranis
Managing Director, KORANIS Purchasing Solutions

Compact seminar: Plastics markets essentials

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After receipt of your registration, you will receive a confirmation of registration from us. Please check that the spelling of your name and company name is correct. You will receive the invoice in a separate email. In the event of a cancellation up to 6 weeks before the start of the seminar, a cancellation cost of 20% of the course price will be charged. In the event of a later withdrawal, a cancellation cost amounting to 100% of the course price will be charged. You can provide a replacement participant at any time without incurring cancellation costs.
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Dates & Venues
03.02.2021 Online seminar 890.- € plus VAT
12.05.2021 Online seminar 890.- € plus VAT
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