Do the right thing

September 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;9/24/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 11, p6
Trade Publication
The article presents views of Boy Litjens, chief executive officer of SABIC EuroPetrochemicals, on future of the petroleum industry. He says that the petroleum sector is at the peak of profitability and it is best time to plan for investment in the most efficient plant for long-term sustainable growth throughout the cycle. He points out that the past two years have been the most profitable to date for the industry in Europe.


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