Chang, Joe
December 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;12/3/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 21, p13
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the business strategies of Len Blavatnik, founder of Access Industries Inc., in expanding its sales and services worldwide. Blavatnik acquired Lyondell Chemical Co. for $19 billion and bought the European polyolefins giant Basell Corp. in 2005. The acquisition activities of Blavatnik resulted in worldwide leadership in polypropylene, high-density polyethylene, and low-density polyethylene, with total sales of $41 billion.


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