Kamalick, Joe
November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 43, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports on the employment gains posted by the U.S. chemical industry in 2006. According to the American Chemistry Council (ACC), the U.S. chemicals industry continues to take on new workers, with 2,000 added in October alone, bringing employment in the sector to a three-year high. On the broader economy, the ACC pointed to a continued cooling in many parts, particularly in construction and manufacturing--two crucial downstream consuming sectors for chemicals.


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