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CW Insider, Sept. 14: Fall Preview

2:32 PM MDT | September 11, 2009 | Robert Westervelt

Spring may be arriving about six months late for the global economy and chemical makers this year. Late summer economic news has been mostly favorable, and indicators point to continued improvement in demand. Inventory depletion is no longer dragging down demand, and restocking could provide some lift in late 2009. Economic conditions have stabilized further since June, with signs of global recovery in place, ACC reported in its third-quarter situation and outlook report issued late last week. With the end of severe inventory destocking, recovery emerged first in...

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