Your global source of expert chemical industry knowledge.

Tecnon OrbiChem’s information services have played a vital role in the petrochemicals industry for almost half a century. Meticulously curated datasets – coupled with our consultants’ insight – enable customers to understand the dynamics at play in chemical product markets.

The OrbiChem360 platform helps users unravel subtle impact triggered by changes in parallel chains of competitive products. It provides buyers, sellers, marketers and strategists a holistic view of factors impinging on chemicals their companies make or purchase.

In the business of forging contracts for the procurement of chemicals, knowledge is king. We ensure that when parties converge at a negotiating table, those with Tecnon OrbiChem’s insight are stronger positioned. Just a few $/ton saved – or added – to a large deal covers subscription to our services many times over.

OrbiChem360 answers the need for an overall view of chemical markets, and even provides the correlations that can emphasize arbitrage opportunity. It is your window on the chemicals markets with which your company actively engages. It is a tool to guide commercial acumen and support strategic planning towards ultimate success.

A history of proven expertise and solutions to inspire better performance

1976
Company established in London, UK as Hyplan Consultants (UK) Limited
1977
First edition of 'Paraxylene' - DMT/PTA World Survey published. Many others follow.
1979
Name change to Tecnon (UK) Limited
1979
Fibre Intermediates monthly market monitor launched. Other chemical intermediates reports follow
1996
Chlor-alkali World Conferences started in Singapore, a joint venture with ICIS
1998
Ownership acquired by management
2002
Name change to Tecnon OrbiChem Ltd
2002
China International Polyamide & Intermediates Conference launched - a joint venture with CCFEI, Shanghai
2004
Representative Office established in Shanghai, China
2012
Bio-materials and Sustainability practice established
2020
Merged with Forest2Market and Fisher International
2022
Rebranded as a ResourceWise company