June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/25/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 72, p37
Trade Publication
The article reports developments related to the fine chemicals manufacturing in Europe. According to the report, custom manufacturing of fine and specialty chemicals in the continent is a growing trend, especially for pharmaceutical intermediates and active pharmaceutical ingredients (API). The report has noted the two factors that appear to influence the market, they include the increasingly complicated nature of the active ingredients used in pharmaceuticals and a lack of available capacity.


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