TITLE

IN BRIEF: Asia Watch

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;6/25/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 72, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers world news briefs on chemical industry. According to China National Bureau of Statistics, the increase acrylic fiber output contributes to strong domestic and export demand in China. The International Mercantile Exchange (IMEX) could fill a gap in the Middle East market by launching a carbon emissions trading scheme. Linde Group acquires a major stake in state-owned Algerian industrial and medical gases company Entreprise Nationale de Gaz Industriels (ENGI).
ACCESSION #
25636608

 

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