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Posted on April 13th, 2017 by Al Greenwood in Chemicals Industry News and Analysis
Executives and managers from several plastic producers expect Brazil’s economy to start a sustained recovery in the second half of the year, ending the nation’s worst recession since the Great Depression. Continue reading “Brazil’s recovery to strengthen in second half” »
Posted on December 9th, 2016 by Joseph Chang in Chemicals Industry News and Analysis
US chemical equity prices are getting a boost from expectations of a major fiscal spending/infrastructure boost in a Trump administration, while concerns over Trump’s policies on global trade have largely been set aside for now. Continue reading ““Trump Effect” Boosts US chemicals as trade concerns put on back burner” »
Posted on December 6th, 2016 by Bill Bowen in Chemicals Industry News and Analysis
The slowly improving US construction market is boosting optimism and sales in the US polyvinyl chloride (PVC) market. Continue reading “US PVC market optimistic on construction rebound” »