Gibson, Jane
January 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;1/8/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 48, p7
Trade Publication
This article presents updates related to the chemical industry. Homebuilder Lennar warned about poor prospects in the U.S. housing market that could impact on paint and chemical companies. Titanium dioxide producer Tronox is making final evaluations on when and where to expand its manufacturing capacity, with market conditions set to play a role in the deliberations. Huntsman expects to announce the sale of its North American base chemicals and polymers business in the next few weeks.


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