TITLE

Americas Watch

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Simon
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/24/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 29, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
21855422

 

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