07 May 2012 15:00 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Here are some of the top stories from ICIS Americas for the week ended 4 May 2012.
US chemicals, plastics sectors shed jobs in April
The US chemicals and plastics industries both shed jobs in April, the Labor Department said on Friday, but both sectors are well ahead of the same period of 2011 with workforce gains of more than 1% each.
API charges that E-15 blends will damage US fuel infrastructure
US April ethylene contracts drop nearly 1% to 55.25 cts/lb
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