TITLE

Life on the energy wire

AUTHOR(S)
Grainge, Zoƫ; O'Driscoll, Cath
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/17/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 28, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a variety of issues related to the volatile energy market. Volatile energy prices have led to uncertainty and complexity in the global energy markets. Larger companies with most of the market share in chemicals have focused on energy cost-management, allocating in-house teams to energy purchasing. The prevalence of market protectionism in Europe left the role to take purchasing proactive stance on energy customers.
ACCESSION #
23120773

 

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