Market Outlook at HMC Seminar

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HMC Polymers was pleased to welcome our customers and agents to a seminar on Tuesday, May 17th discussing the H2 2016 Economy & Market Outlook.

One hundred customers and fifty agents attended the seminar held at Eastin Grand Hotel, Sathorn in Bangkok which was divided into two segments.

The first half morning session contained information for our customers, while the second half of the seminar in the afternoon was designed to offer a useful overview of products and regulations for our agents.

Customer Seminar
The Customer Seminar commenced with opening remarks by Khun Chawalit Tippawanich, President of HMC Polymers and was followed by "2016 Q3 and Q4 Economic Outlook" presented by Dr. Charl Kengchon, Managing Director of Kasikorn Research Center Co. Ltd.

Following Dr. Kengchon was a presentation regarding the overall market outlook for Polypropylene.


Finally for the Customer Seminar, Dr. Andreas Neumann, HMC Senior Department Manager, Business Innovation and Technology presented the latest PP technology directions impacting the HMC product portfolio with "HMC Innovation Talk".

Agent Seminar
The Agent Seminar in the afternoon started with Opening Remarks by Khun Chookiat Kosintrakarn, HMC Vice President, Sales & Innovation, and was followed by HMC Product Part I and II. This is an important regular update for Agents regarding new and existing HMC PP products ensuring agents are well informed in the key benefits, applications and processing considerations for all products in the broad-based HMC portfolio.

In addition, the second Agent presentation delivered by Khun Jarinya Treewicheain, HMC Product Stewardship Specialist, was the important subject of regulatory compliance.

As part of the combined seminar HMC also exhibited with a product application showcase outside the Seminar room providing customers and agents with recent examples of products manufactured using many of the grades discussed at the seminar.

The HMC seminar program for customers and agents has become a well attended regular event and a good way to engage directly with our stakeholders to ensure they are fully updated on the new developments in the HMC product portfolio.