TITLE

Get ready for the slowdown

AUTHOR(S)
Brice, Andy; Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 35, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses that with energy prices rising to record levels, it is only a matter of time before the slowdown. It has been a cost-push year for Europe's petrochemical industry. Sellers' efforts to offset energy volatility and soaring feedstock costs have been buoyed by consistently high demand. If nothing else, 2006 has highlighted the fact that downstream markets have to find a way of dealing with the unpredictability.
ACCESSION #
22669902

 

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