ICIS Will Hold a Free Market Outlook Webinar on the US Refining Industry for 2013 on April 30 2013

 ICIS Will Hold a Free Market Outlook Webinar on the US Refining Industry for
                            2013 on April 30 2013

  PR Newswire

  HOUSTON, April 29, 2013

HOUSTON, April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

ICIS is pleased to announce a free market outlook webinar on the US Refining
Industry for 2013. Expert consultant Karl Bartholomew will discuss factors
affecting the US refining industry. He will present a market outlook on how
developments may influence the industry over the next six to twelve months.
The webinar will take place April 30, 2013 at 11am Central Daylight Time. To
register for the webinar, please follow the registration link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2376644211248221952

The webinar will cover:

  *The interplay of oil and politics in the US market
  *The importance of refinery configuration
  *The impact of shale oil on the US refining industry
  *How these factors affect market dynamics

About the speaker

Karl D. Bartholomew, ICIS Vice President of Consulting, Americas

Karl has over 30 years' experience in the energy sector, with his main areas
of expertise in project finance, feasibility analysis, and
appraisal/valuation. Karl has extensive knowledge of all aspects of refining,
gas processing, and refining-petrochemical integration. He has managed
numerous industry studies on refining, petrochemicals, natural gas processing
and LNG. Karl is a registered professional engineer, and an Accredited Senior
Appraiser with the American Society of Appraisers.

About ICIS

ICISis the world's largestpetrochemicalmarket information provider, and has
fast-growing energyandfertilizerdivisions. Our aim is to give companies in
global commodities markets a competitive advantage by delivering trusted
pricing data, high-value news, analysis and independent consulting, enabling
our customers to make better-informed trading and planning decisions. We have
over 30 years' experience of providing pricing information, news, analysis and
consultancy to buyers, sellers and analysts.

With a global staff of more than 700, ICIS has people based in Houston,
Washington, New York, London, Montpellier, Dusseldorf, Milan, Mumbai,
Singapore, Guangzhou, Beijing, Shanghai, Yantai, Tokyo and Perth. ICIS is part
of Reed Business Information.

About Reed Business Information

Reed Business Information is a leading provider of business information, data
and marketing solutions in multiple formats. We produce industry critical data
services and lead generation tools, as well as online community and job sites.
We publish business magazines with market leading positions in many sectors.
As part of the Reed Elsevier Group plc, we're a powerful player in providing
professional information solutions and a leader in our field.

Contact: Monica Mendoza, Associate Marketing Manager, monica.mendoza@icis.com
, Direct: +1-713-5252674