Pulling together

Uctas, Rachel
September 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;9/10/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 9, p12
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the cluster concept that can make a project cost-efficient. This refers to the theory of working together for achieving a common object. According to the concept, if synergies between companies that are located reasonably close together exist, it makes financial sense for them to work together. According to Peter Anderton, President of European Chemical Site Promotion Platform, companies can reap the rewards of joining forces to achieve better business practice.


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