TITLE

Asian chemical firms ride IPO wave as sector booms

AUTHOR(S)
Singapore, Cheok Soh Hui; Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/23/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increased interest of Asian chemical companies to tap into the equity market. China BlueChemical, a unit of oil major China National Offshore Oil Corp, two Asian petrochemical firms unveiled plans to go public. Analysts are also warning about a structural shift as cost-competitive Middle East producers step up production to meet an expected demand spike from emerging markets such as China and India.
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22975287

 

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