IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: North America :: U.S.

ACC CAB at highest level since 2008

9:43 AM MDT | April 22, 2014 | Lindsay Frost

ACC today released its monthly chemical activity barometer (CAB)—noting that the CAB reached its highest level since March 2008. On a three-month moving average basis, the April CAB grew 0.5% over March and 3.2% year-on-year, to 95.2, suggesting further positive momentum in the US economy in months ahead, ACC says. Including seasonal adjustments and the unusually harsh winter skewing earlier data, the April CAB reflects upward revisions for January, February, and March of 0.1 point, 0.2 point, and 0.1 point, respectively. “After an economic deep...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


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

ihsCopyright © 2015 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