IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Viewpoint

China’s Transition

8:27 AM MDT | September 17, 2010 | Robert Westervelt

The chemical industry continues to look to China to drive growth. Attendees at last week’s China Petroleum and Chemical International Conference (CPCIC) in Shanghai, co-organized by the China Petroleum and Chemical Industry Federation and CW, are upbeat about prospects and indications are that China will continue to lead recovery (p. 15). The Chinese economy grew rapidly during first-half 2010, with GDP increasing 11.1% over the same period last year. Chemical demand outpaced GDP with several producers reporting year-over-year revenue growth of 30%-40%...

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