ACC has released its monthly Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), showing that the nine consecutive months of gains have come to a close. Seasonal factors from unusually harsh winter weather across parts of the United States have likely skewed statistical reporting from government agencies, ACC says. On a three-month moving average, the CAB was flat in February. However, the barometer is up 2.1% over a year ago—a slower growth pace year-on-year, ACC says. The CAB reading for December 2013 and January 2014 have been revised upwards slightly from earlier...
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