Chang, Joseph
January 2008
ICIS Chemical Business;1/21/2008, Vol. 273 Issue 3, p8
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the chemical industry. Research and development spending among U.S. refining and chemical industries is likely to remain robust, despite the shift of production capacity. BASF has completed its transition to European company status, changing its name to BASF SE (Societas Europaea). Ciech is considering an initial public offering in order to finance acquisitions over the next five years.


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