US gas production yet to recover

September 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;9/10/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 9, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports on the recovery of refinery and petrochemical production in the hurricane devastated U.S. Gulf Coast. The region has recovered after the devastation. But Gulf natural gas production has not recovered and it is worse off now than just a year ago. Nine percent of Gulf gas production was shut in permanently by the two monster storms. All of this is worrying the U.S. chemical producers as they rely on gas for 60 percent of their feedstock and 60 percent of their energy.


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