Robinson, Simon
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/15/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 19, p8
Trade Publication
The article offers world news briefs related to the chemical industry. According to Alastair Hensman, a senior consultant at Nexant ChemSystems Co., high crude oil prices will lead to a global decline in ethylene and derivates consumption growth in 2007 and beyond. Russia's Eurochem has restarted operations as scheduled at its acetic acid plant at Nevinnomyssk. ExxonMobil Chemical Co. has introduced a line of compounded poly propylene for the automotive industry.


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