How will future mobility impact the petrochemical industry?

Mobility is not immune to the hype. Given the excitement and attention around the convergence of vehicle electrification, autonomy, and shared mobility, in particular, it’s worth asking: is this a true disruption? To understand if the trends shaping the future of mobility rise to this level, let’s go back well over 100 years and examine the last time three truly disruptive technologies emerged and converged in transportation: mass-produced cars, distributed electricity, and the extraction and refinement of petroleum.