02 January 2007 18:43 [Source: ICIS news]
TORONTO (ICIS news)--Shares of North American chemicals firms had a strong finish in 2006 with agricultural stocks continuing to do well, Banc of America said on Tuesday.
However, commodity petrochemical producers lagged in the fourth quarter with
Looking at the full 12 months of 2006 specialty chemical firms such as
Going into 2007, BoA said it favoured Celanese, Rohm and Haas, CF Industries and Mosaic.
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