TITLE

When will the good times end?

AUTHOR(S)
Powell, Andrew
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;1/7/2008, Vol. 273 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the global petrochemical industry has been successful in passing on major feedstock cost increases to downstream consumers, returning strong financial results. However, as crude oil prices threaten to pass the psychological $100/bbl mark, there are growing fears that the global economy could suffer a slow-down as consumers resist further price rises.
ACCESSION #
28686870

 

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