Kamalick, Joe; Gibson, Jane
December 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;12/4/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 46, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports on a yearend economic appraisal and outlook for 2007 by top chemical industry economists. According to economists at the American Chemistry Council (ACC) it is clear that the global economy remains strong. Global growth is expected to start a modest turnaround in 2008 with what ACC chief economist Kevin Swift believes should be an increase of 4.3 percent that year. Swift said the risks of a sharper decline in growth rates were high for the U.S. economy in particular and global business in general.


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