TITLE

Booming China and India see use of polymers soar

AUTHOR(S)
Burns, Stephen
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/5/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 56, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the increasing use of polymers in China and India. The author states that delays in new polyolefin projects in China caused by a construction boom will result in import demand for 3 million tons per year of polyethylene and 1 to 2 million tons per year of polypropylene in 2010. On the other hand, the changing food trends in India may affect plastics demand in the country.
ACCESSION #
24455754

 

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