Top execs express doubt

June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/4/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 69, p8
Trade Publication
This article states that a survey of chief executives of multinational chemical companies conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has found that only 40% were very confident about revenue growth prospects in the industry over the next 12 months starting June 2007. Low-cost competition, over-regulation, energy prices and energy security were cited as the main concerns affecting the industry's confidence. The participants take special worry about the European Union's REACH regulation.


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