Vasnetsov, Sergey
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/19/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 24, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the performance of the speciality chemicals sector, which are now the most attractive part of the U.S. chemical spectrum. As many commodity chemicals are major raw materials for speciality chemical companies, it is expected that sequentially lower commodity chemical prices will lead to healthy margins for specialities. Rohm and Haas has emerged as a recent top favorite in the specialities sector, as the firm has traction on the pricing front.


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