Asia Watch

Kovac, Matt
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business Americas;10/23/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 15, p14
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the chemical sector in Asia. The operating profit of South Korea's LG Petrochemical rose by 11.4 percent during the 2006 third quarter. China Sky Chemical Fibre, a Singapore-listed nylon producer, reported a 47.9 percent rise in net profit for the third quarter of 2006. Showa Denko is planning to launch a full-scale marketing of its specialty gases for the South Korean market through its wholly owned subsidiary, Korea Showa Chemicals.


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