TITLE

SABIC cuts European output

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Chemical Business;Dec2008, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of chemical giant Saudi Basic Industries Corp. (SABIC) to cut the production output at its European plants. Such decision was made as global demand falls due to the slowing economy. The firm is a producer of petrochemicals, plastics, fertilisers and steel. It supplies plastics, such as low density polyethylene, and chemicals to European markets.
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36403937

 

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