Esam Mansoor Jassim

Esam Mansoor Jassim Marhoon Mohamed

Senior Manager Strategic Supply, Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA)

Esam is a civil engineer with postgraduate and leadership diploma from university of oxford. He has garnered extensive experience in the Aluminium industry with focus on carbon materials through his 20+ years career in various operational and commercial roles with major Aluminium companies and calciners.

During his career he helped developing calciner projects which were vertically integrated with the Aluminium smelters. Esam currently heads the strategic supply sourcing for Emirates Global Aluminium responsible for the sourcing all major raw materials including CPC and anodes in addition to Alloys, relining and refractories.

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) operate Aluminium smelters in Abu Dhabi and Dubai with total capacity of 2.5 million metric tons, an alumina refinery in Abu Dhabi, and a bauxite mine and associated export facilities in the Republic of Guinea. EGA is a minority shareholder in JV operating a calciner in China.

Panelist: SESSION: Green Coke and Carbon
Do Oil Refineries Care? Green petroleum coke market future scope

All Sessions by Esam Mansoor Jassim Marhoon Mohamed

5:20 am - 6:00 am

  • The price of oil has been tracking like a roller coaster this year. What are the long term risks for these price spikes? How is it affecting the world's economy? What is the short term and long term outlook?
  • What are oil refineries’ plans for the future? Will there be a shift? what are the new trends? Are they temporary moves or permanent?
  • What is the amount of crude oil processed and products made worldwide? What will Russia's role be in the market in the future? China? Iran? India?
  • Will supply and demand be balanced? Or will there be a gap in the speed of adoption in the face of technical limitations?
  • What are the new technology developments affecting petcoke? What will happen to the oil refining industry in the face of electric vehicles purchases increase reducing the need for car fuel, and climate change efforts to use alternatives energy sources?
  • As electric and hydrogen powered trucks take over our logistics chains, and demand for diesel slips, how will this affect our industry?
  • What is the role of the independent refineries in China as the largest supplier of anode grade green coke to the world market?
  • Where will the green coke come from?