…….I had heard a company saying it was moving up the value chain (or rather a Euro or a British pound these days), I wouldn’t be writing this blog entry while smelling the wonderful aroma of pork sausages being cooked …
Archive | February, 2008
By John on 19 February, 2008 in Aromatics, Business, China, Olefins, Polyolefins, Projects, Styrenics, Technology
I could easily be accused of ceaseless pessimism, but growth in China is moderating – regardless of what your view is of the extended article below on the impact of the bad-weather crisis.
Slowing exports were already eating into estimates …
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