US manufacturing is not dead, says ACC

Jagger, Anna
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/19/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 24, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on how strong U.S. and global economies will drive growth in the North American chemical industry despite high energy prices and interest rates, according to industry officials at the American Chemistry Council's (ACC) annual meeting. ACC chief economist Kevin Swift says the general trends appear solid, but pointed to three bears: high energy prices, rising interest rates and the potential of an Avian flu outbreak or terrorist attack.


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