IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: Chemical Week Magazine :: Cover Story

Displaying 541 - 560 of 683 stories.
March 10, 2008
The credit crunch that began last summer will likely slow global chemical industry M&A in 2008, analysts say. Deals will continue to get done, but the value of those transactions...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Financial-Services_10772.html
March 3, 2008
Industrial gases demand thus far has been immune to the recent economic slowdown in North America, with all major players posting solid revenue growth in 2007. Global industrial gases...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Industrial-Gases_10630.html
February 4, 2008
Asia and Latin America continue to exceed the rest of the world in pulp and paper chemical demand growth in terms of volume, according to preliminary findings in a report from the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Asia-and-Latin-America-Lead-Paper-Chemical-Growth_10145.html
February 4, 2008
Air Products aims to continue to march performance higher with a more focused, less cyclical, and a higher growth and return mix of businesses. The company has spent the past few years...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Air-Products_10179.html
February 4, 2008
Paper chemical suppliers remain optimistic that this will be a good year for some sectors as there are factors in place that should stir demand in the downstream market. This includes...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Paper-Chemical_10180.html
January 28, 2008
Pricing pressures, caused mainly by steep rises in costs of energy, transportation, and raw materials, continue to plague the soaps and detergents industry, prompting raw material...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Soaps-and-Detergents_10044.html
January 28, 2008
CW recently conducted an interview with Ernie Rosenberg, SDA president and CEO, who highlighted SDA’s 2007 accomplishments and the association’s plans for the future. SDA...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Q-and-A-Ernie-Rosenberg-SDA-to-Shift-Focus-to-AsiaPacific_10045.html
January 18, 2008
It has been a long time coming, but contract manufacturers are finally beginning to reap financial rewards from their investment in large-molecule therapeutic drugs, also known as...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Fine-Chemicals-Biologics-Bounce-Back_9899.html
January 14, 2008
Strong growth in developing markets will continue to lead industry growth this year, though the negative impacts of a weak U.S. economy, tighter credit markets, and soaring energy...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Global-Outlook_9746.html
January 14, 2008
North American olefins producers will continue to enjoy solid margins and strong demand this year, analysts say. Limited capacity increases worldwide and delayed cracker startups in...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Petrochemicals_9747.html
January 14, 2008
Expectations for the plastics industry in 2008 are mixed, “with a strong first quarter and prices declining over the rest of the year,” says Sebastian Castelli, analyst at...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Plastics_9748.html
January 14, 2008
U.S. specialty chemical sectors will achieve only nominal growth this year, with certain sectors linked to housing, light vehicles, furniture, and appliances facing challenges, says...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Specialties_9749.html
January 14, 2008
Crude oil prices are expected to ease this year after surpassing $90/bbl in fourth-quarter 2007, but they will not fall below $80/bbl, says David Begleiter, analyst at Deutsche Bank...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Feedstocks_9750.html
January 14, 2008
Analysts predict another strong year for the U.S. chlor-alkali market. The tight caustic soda supply that characterized the second half of 2007 will persist throughout much of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Chlor-Alkali_9751.html
January 14, 2008
The global pharmaceutical market is expected to grow at about 5%-6% this year, as compared to 6%-7% in 2007, says IMS Health (Norwalk, CT) in a recent report. The outsourcing market is...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Fine-Chemicals_9752.html
January 14, 2008
Industrial gases firms are upbeat about the next few years, with many predicting double-digit growth. A strong project workload worldwide and growth in global manufacturing are driving...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Industrial-Gases_9753.html
January 14, 2008
Global demand for agricultural products including genetically modified (GM) seeds, fertilizers, and crop protection chemicals will remain strong this year, says Kevin McCarthy, analyst...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Agriculture_9754.html
January 14, 2008
M&A volume in the chemical industry will be down in 2008, driven by a decline in large-level private equity deals, investment bankers say. M&A activity will advance at a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Finance_9755.html
January 14, 2008
Keeping the flow of commerce on track will be one of the major challenges this year amid tougher European and U.S. regulations and higher costs, shippers and carriers say. The U.S...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Transportation_9756.html
January 14, 2008
The U.S. chemical industry will focus much of its attention this year on implementing the chemical security laws recently finalized by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/cover_story/Washington_9758.html
Pages: « Previous  19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 [28] 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 Next »










 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa