Americas Watch

Robinson, Simon
July 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;7/24/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 29, p14
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs related to the chemical industry as of July 2006. Alexion Pharmaceuticals has bought Dow Chemical's biopharmaceutical plant in Smithfield, Rhode Island. A Celanese subsidiary has made a $100 million-equivalent voluntary prepayment of a loan. Brazil's chemicals exports rose by 9.6% to $3.9 billion in the first six months of 2006.


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