Downhill from here on

Iaxell, Mark
December 2005
Asian Chemical News;12/16/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 519, p14
Trade Publication
The article analyzes the performance of petrochemical products in 2005 and offers an outlook for 2006. The global ethylene supply-demand balance is expected to be less tight in 2006 that it was in 2005. Three factors are cited that point towards lower expected profits in 2006 that were estimated for 2005. 2006 is expected to be the peak year for the petrochemical cycle.


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