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IHS WPC: Basic chemical capacity to grow 4%/year this decade

8:31 AM MDT | March 27, 2015 | Clay Boswell

Demand for key basic chemicals has surged since the financial crisis of 2008-2009, but imbalances in supply and demand have emerged that will shape margins through the end of the decade, says Mark Eramo, v.p./global chemical insights at IHS Chemical. Ethylene and vinyls are set to benefit, but methanol could be challenged....


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