Momentum slows in a challenging market

May 2013
Chemical Week;5/13/2013, Vol. 175 Issue 14, p23
Trade Publication
The article discusses the chemical industry in Europe as of May 2013, focusing on the adverse impact of economic conditions on some chemical distributors as well as acquisitions. Topics include supply and demand, price volatility, profit margins, and chemical regulations in the European Union. Companies mentioned include Brenntag AG, IMCD Group BV, and Univar NV.


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