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CERA Week 2012: Shale Gas Benefits U.S. Chemical Makers

8:04 AM MDT | March 16, 2012 | —Lindsey Bewley in Houston

Liveris: Shale gas presents huge opportunities to U.S.-based companies across the manufacturing segment. North American petrochemical producers are poised to benefit from abundant low-cost natural gas from shale deposits, and the effects of new U.S. investments will be felt throughout the U.S. economy, executives told attendees at IHS CERA Week, held recently in Houston. “The discovery of shale gas is perhaps the greatest development in the modern era,” says Andrew Liveris, CEO of Dow Chemical. “Shale gas is a huge–and potentially...

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