TITLE

Clouds set to lift for French chemicals

AUTHOR(S)
Leblond, Doris
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/26/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 59, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the condition of the chemical industry in France in 2006. The industry lagged 2 percent behind its European counterparts in 2006, with stagnant volume growth. Low domestic manufacturing demand, especially from the slumping automobile industry, and high energy and raw material costs were the main causes of the stagnation.
ACCESSION #
24684061

 

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