New Chinese players flex muscles globally

Davis, Nigel; Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/16/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 39, p17
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the consolidation of the chemical industry of China. The China chemicals story is not simply about growth and opportunities for foreign investors, but also about the emergence of new players aiming to flex their muscles globally. China National Chemical Corp is a case in point. Created in 2004, following the merger of China National Bluestar and China National Haohua, it has bought 16 smaller domestic companies since 2005.


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