US misses out on chemicals growth

Robinson, Simon
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/29/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 21, p5
Trade Publication
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.


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