Tough year for EPDM, but future still bright

Meyer, Bruce
October 2008
Rubber & Plastics News;10/20/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports that 2008 has been a tough year for EDPM rubber's suppliers as the automotive and construction markets make up more than half of demand for EPDM. The U.S. has led the downturn in both automotive and construction sectors. And none of the other markets where EPDM is used is large enough to make up for the volume being lost in the top two markets for the synthetic rubber.


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