October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/16/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 39, p46
Trade Publication
The article highlights events that happened in the chemical industry in 1986. Spain's chemical sector is feeling the sharp effect of EEC entry on January 1, 1986. The first few months of membership saw a 21% increase in chemical imports and a 7% fall in exports. Akzo has acquired Monsanto's paper chemicals business, in a deal that takes the Dutch company into second place worldwide in this speciality chemicals market.


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