Europe shipowners face lethal cocktail

October 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;10/8/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 13, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that increase in fuel prices, and a fall in Europe's freight demand has resulted in a potentially lethal combination for shipowners. It is stated that Germany-based Evonik Industries will build a 60,000 tonne/year alkoxide production facility at its Mobile, Alabama, site in the U.S. Azelis has agreed to buy a 49% stake in India-based polymer and chemical distributor Marigold International.


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