Going crackers in China

Gibson, Jane
July 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;7/3/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 26, p22
Trade Publication
The article reports on the growth in the business of Shell Chemicals as the demand for petrochemicals in Asia and the Middle East grows. There is a wealth of potential customers on the doorstep for Shell to serve, with 20% of China's petrochemical demand found in the Guangdong province. Like many other petrochemical companies, Shell's overall strategy for the Middle East and Asia is to make use of advantaged feedstock in the Middle East while enhancing its ability to supply Asia from close range.


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