Economics :: Prices
ACC's Economic Outlook for the Week Ended June 22, 2012
11:49 AM MDT | June 25, 2012 | American Chemistry Council
MACROECONOMIC STATUS Our running tab of positive indicators remained at 12 out of 20 this week. Thus, we continue to post a yellow banner. Housing Starts down 4.8%; up 28.5% Y/Y Building Permits up 7.9%; up 25.0% Y/Y Existing Home Sales down 1.5%; up 9.6% Y/Y Philly Fed Survey down 11 points to -16.6 (shrinking) LEI up 0.3%; up 1.7% Y/Y BUSINESS OF CHEMISTRY STATUS For the business of chemistry, the indicators bring to mind a yellow banner for basic and specialty chemicals. Oil down $78.20 (Thursday) Natural Gas up $2.53 (Thursday) Railcar Loadings up 267 from a...
This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.
Forgot your user ID or password?
Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?
Here's why you should be:
100% Satisfaction Guarantee