APLA 2022 Registrations are Open

July 13, 2022

APLA, the Latin American Petrochemical and Chemical Association organizes the 42nd Latin American Petrochemical Annual Meeting, to be held November 12-15, 2022 at the Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun, Mexico.

The meeting brings together every year the leaders and decision-makers of the petrochemical and chemical industry in the region and in its 42nd edition, it will have a 100% face-to-face proposal, being the right place to conduct negotiations and presentations, develop and consolidate business, exchange knowledge and generate valuable contacts.

During this meeting, debates on sustainability, challenges in energy supply and logistics in the sector will play a leading role.

The program includes seminars, lectures, social and networking spaces.

You can learn more here.


"Based on our in vivo data for our lead CEACAM1/5 antibody YB-200 we have obtained orphan drug status from FDA for the treatment of liver cancer."
"We produce approximately 7% of the global vanadium supply, and on the titanium side, we are expected to produce about two thirds of the Brazilian demand for titanium pigment once the project reaches full capacity."
"Ontario has one of the highest densities of expertise in underground mining out of any of the jurisdictions we work in."
"For the next 20 years, there will be lots of exploration and development in a region where there are few roads and limited sea access. So, aviation will play a crucial role in the green transition."


United States Life Sciences 2023

In many ways, 2022 was a turning point for the US life sciences industry. After having provided a lightning-quick response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the industry gathered the lessons learned and sought a sense of normalcy to continue developing necessary drugs for patients worldwide. Yet, the geopolitical, macroeconomic, and regulatory environments all come with their set of challenges, forcing executives into increasingly complex decisions when defining their strategies.



"With mining companies currently enjoying high prices, exceptional production performance and robust supply chains, we anticipate that the sector will continue showing resilience and growth, remaining financially sound in 2023."