TITLE

FPC looks to carbon fibre

AUTHOR(S)
Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;11/6/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 42, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the efforts of Formosa Plastics Corp. to cope with the squeeze on profits and slowing revenues. The company wants to capitalize on the high fuel costs that have plagued airlines by supplying greater amounts of carbon fibre that can be 10 times stronger than steel, but a quarter of the weight.
ACCESSION #
23158328

 

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