Asian Chemical Connections
More in hope, perhaps, than expectation, US chemical, energy and general business interests have appealed to newly re-elected President Barack Obama to scale back his administration's regulations, restrictions and taxes.
Jay Timmons, president of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), noted that "it is no secret that the business community has had reservations about the president's agenda of the last four years".
INSIGHT: Europe looking hard at its ethane, shale gas options
The cry of “give us shale gas now” is being raised in Europe."
VIDEO - ICIS Asia Lunchtime Bulletin 21 May 2013