TITLE

PLASTIC RESINS INDUSTRY UNDER PRESSURE

AUTHOR(S)
Soh Hui, Cheok; Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;12/4/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 46, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that China's runaway economic growth has fueled an appetite for plastics, as demand rises for anything from soft drinks bottles to car dashboards and computer parts. According to a report by information-gathering company Primary Impact, China consumed 3.8m tonnes of resins in 2005. Experts estimate that annual investment in China's chemical industry amounts to #30bn annually.
ACCESSION #
23440927

 

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