TITLE

Acetic Acid: Indian & Global Scenario

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Chemical Business;Apr2007, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the status of the acetic acid industry in India and internationally as of April 2007. Acetic acid is a mono-carboxylic acid commonly known in the form of vinegar and is used in industrial applications. Gujarat leads the industry in India with a share of 37% in total capacity followed by Maharashtra with 33%, while the total acetic acid capacity of Europe is 19.8% and the U.S. has 37.2%. The international demand growth for acetic acid ranged from 3% to 4% annually.
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25919404

 

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