TITLE

Tough year for EPDM, but future still bright

AUTHOR(S)
Meyer, Bruce
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;10/20/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
35333684

 

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