Robinson, Simon
July 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;7/31/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 30, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the rise in sales of chemical firm Air Liquide for the second quarter of 2006. The increase was boosted by strong demand for oxygen from steel and chemicals customers and hydrogen from refinery customers.


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