europe In Brief

November 2004
Chemical Market Reporter;11/15/2004, Vol. 266 Issue 17, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on developments concerning the European chemical industry as of November 2004. Decision of CIBA Specialty Chemicals PLC to take over the operations of AB CDM; Third-quarter sales results of Clariant AG.


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