Americas Watch

Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/16/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 39, p14
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs on the chemical industry. Mexico's chemicals production rose by 11% in the third quarter compared with Q2, boosted by a 26% rise in plastic resins output. Chemtura is refocusing on turning around its $1.6bn plastic additives business, targeting cost reduction and selective price increases, said Marcus Meadows-Smith, the new executive vice president of the plastic additives business.


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