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Predicting the future is no easy task

11.01.2012  |  Romanow, Stephany,  Hydrocarbon Processing Staff, Houston, TX


In the fourth quarter, the emphasis shifts to planning for next year. Many hydrocarbon processing industry (HPI) companies have completed third-quarter earnings report and are gauging how their performance “measured” up to their goals as well as their performance against last year metrics. Likewise, the think-tank agencies have reviewed third quarter earnings reports for HPI companies and are preparing their forecast for the industry, in some cases with a 30-year view.

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