TITLE

China moves from quantity to quality

AUTHOR(S)
ZHANG, SIMON
PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/9/2013, Vol. 284 Issue 7, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the chemical industry in China will likely grow quickly and boost its value-added chemicals as the country's growth shifts toward a more consumption-driven economic model. Topics discussed include a boost in China's share in the global chemical sector to 27 percent in 2012, an update on China's 12th Five-Year Plan that was announced in 2011, and the plan of China to have its seven strategic emerging industries account for 8 percent of gross domestic product by 2015.
ACCESSION #
90254410

 

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