IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: North Asia :: Japan

Japan’s Recovery

Industry Assesses Quake Impacts

7:12 PM MDT | May 23, 2011 | Robert Westervelt in Tokyo

Japan’s chemical industry is starting to recover from the devastating March 11 earthquake and tsunami. Production is ramping up with most supply impacts expected to ease by September. Ito: Development starts in Japan. Sugie: Market-based approach. Fujiwara: Strong core needed. Producers now are starting to assess how the earthquake may reshape Japan, including its chemical sector. Rebuilding efforts could accelerate existing initiatives to shift to higher-value specialties and improve global competitiveness against emerging regional players in China and...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


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

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




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