Brice, Andy
August 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;8/6/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 6, p14
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the problems faced by the petrochemical companies of the Western countries in establishing their business in China. Chinese culture and language as mentioned are the biggest hurdles faced by the expatriate executives. Since majority of the employees are recruited locally, finding a skilled management for them proves to be another problem for western firms. They are stated to be spending plenty of money and time to provide language training to expatriate employees.


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