Asia Watch

Kovac, Matt
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/9/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 38, p12
Trade Publication
This article presents news briefs on the chemical industry in Asia. South Korea's exports has increased due to strong overseas demand for petrochemicals, semiconductors and cars. A crude palm oil futures will be launched by the Joint Asian Derivatives Exchange. A decline in the third-quarter net profit is expected by Thail Oil due to lower refinery margins.


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