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Will the US housing slump impact chemicals?

Housing and autos have always been key drivers for the US chemicals industry. We should be concerned if the housing market weakens further.

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Hedge fund woes and the chemical industry

The US Senate thinks the Amaranth hedge fund increased the costs of natural gas futures contracts last year. Any pension funds invested in Bear Stearns’ hedge funds might want to check on the current value of their holdings.

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