11 October 2010 20:05 [Source: ICIS news]
NEW YORK (ICIS)--ICIS has revealed the ICIS Top 100 Chemical Distributors, with rankings based on 2009 sales.
Local currencies were converted to US dollars based on exchange rates on 31 December, 2009.
“We are very pleased to introduce the ICIS Top 100 Chemical Distributors - a listing of the world's leading companies serving buyers of chemicals,” said Joseph Chang, Global Editor of ICIS Chemical Business.
The ICIS Top 100 Chemical Distributors is a global listing, including leaders in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and
“The global distribution landscape is an incredibly diverse and populous one, with numerous public but mostly privately held companies. While both large and small companies struggle with global and local regulatory issues, the long-term future for this vital component in the supply chain is bright,” said Chang.
ICIS received support from the US-based National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD), the European Association of Chemical Distributors (FECC) and
For spotting the top European players, Switzerland-based chemical distribution consultancy DistriConsult provided its expertise.
The ICIS Top 100 Chemical Distributors ranking is available for download at http://www.icis.com/top100Distributors.
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