Trading places

Knowles, Terry
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/26/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p22
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the global competition in the paint industry which has manifested itself in many ways, from the dissolution of joint ventures, turning collaboration into competition, entries into new international alliances and agreements often with a global reach, foreign direct investment and rising levels of trade. While emerging markets in eastern Europe, the Middle and the Far East are being targeted by Western paintmakers, some trade is also happening in the opposing directions.


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