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China’s Evolving Autos Market: What It Means For PP

By John Richardson

THE tide of credit that lifted all boats in China meant that chemicals company CEOs could get away with clichés such as “the rise of the middle classes” and “increasing urbanisation” and later point to strong sales …

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Japan More Competitive Than You Might Think

 Tokyo at nightSource of picture: liveworldtours.com




By Malini Hariharan

it is easy to write off the Japanese petrochemicals industry which has for long struggled to find a solution to the dual pressure of rising global competition and …

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Caution is the name of the game

By Malini Hariharan (Malini is now joint blogger for Asian Chemical Connections)

Japanese chemical majors have raised their sales and profit forecasts for the second half of the fiscal year ending 31 March 2010, but the revisions are marginal and …

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