TITLE

Survival of the fittest

AUTHOR(S)
Uctas, Rachel
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;8/20/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 7, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that chemical companies in Europe are shutting down their old plants and undertaking new projects using novel technologies to compete with petrochemical plants and projects lined up for China and the Middle East. INEOS PLC is investing over $205 million in three new expansion projects in Europe. By focusing on specialized performance-based products, European players are hoping to avoid battling with lower-cost regions on price.
ACCESSION #
26519035

 

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