EU chemical industry likely to slow down in 2008: Cefic

February 2008
Chemical Business;Feb2008, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p85
Trade Publication
The article considers the 2008 outlook of the Conseil Europeen des Federations de l'Industrie Chimique (CEFIC) for the chemical industry. According to CEFIC, the European Chemical Industry Council, the chemical industry will grow by 2.6 percent in 2007, compared to 2.1 percent in 2006. The year may present a slow down on a growth rate of 1.9 percent. In a statement, CEFIC claimed that accelerated growth in chemicals is partly due to strong growth rates in industry.


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