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Ukraine auto production plummets, chemicals hit

Chemical producers in the Ukraine and exporters of polymers to the country’s auto industry must be facing a devastating drop in demand according to new figures out today.According to a new report by Companiesandmarkets.com, it is still suffering from the effects of the global recession, with signs of a recovery still few and far between […]

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Egyptian Petrochemical exports could decline by 40% in 2009

Egypt’s chemical industry could suffer a 40% decline in exports in 2009, according to a new forecast by Business Monitor International. The surprise for me in this story is that Egypt even has an established petrochemical industry. It is not an area which we at ICIS cover very strongly at present. According to the report […]

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