TITLE

Supply chain

AUTHOR(S)
Burridge, Elaine
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;11/6/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 42, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs related to logistics and distribution in the chemical industry. Major distributor Univar has bought Italian company Achimar for an undisclosed amount. U.S. bromine and derivatives producer Albemarle is to auction methyl bromide on the Internet. The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear Stolt-Nielsen's appeal for it to intervene in a dispute with the Justice Department over a cartel amnesty deal.
ACCESSION #
23158358

 

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