Robinson, Simon
September 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;9/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 35, p7
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs on the petrochemical industry. Polymer prices were cut off by Asian traders in the Chinese market by up to 3.6%. The polyvinyl chloride production base of Shin-Etsu in the Netherlands has been expanded. Kerry Logistics has opened eight offices in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.


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