IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Specialty Chemicals

Shale development, emerging market demand provide boost

7:14 AM MST | January 18, 2013 | —Rebecca Coons

Hamidi: Oil, gas customer needs vary widely. North America’s shale boom and demand in emerging markets are lifting prospects for water treatment chemical firms and helping offset domestic markets constrained by GDP-like growth and weak pricing power, market sources say. Shahnoz (“Nozi”) Hamidi, v.p./marketing at BWA Water Additives (Atlanta), says North America’s fracking boom, the oil and gas segment, and Mideast desalination plants are driving strong, double-digit demand growth for the company’s specialty biocides, antiscalants...

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