TITLE

US misses out on chemicals growth

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Simon
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/29/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 21, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports the improvement of the overall global activity in the chemical industry in April 2006. The "Global Production Index" report from the American Chemistry Council recorded that the regional production in North America is down 0.7% on a year-on-year basis. The biggest gains were in agricultural chemicals, consumer products and pharmaceuticals. Mexico performed better than both the U.S. and Canada.
ACCESSION #
21297651

 

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