ACC says the US Chemical Production Regional Index slipped 0.1% in April, following a downward revision of 0.5% in March. On a 3-month moving average basis, manufacturing output gained 0.1% in April, following a similar gain in March. Overall chemical production was mixed: Gains in the output of adhesives, coatings, chlor-alkali, consumer products, other specialties, and synthetic rubber were offset by lower production of organic chemicals, pesticides, pharmaceuticals, industrial gases, man-made fibers, plastic resins, fertilizers, and synthetic dyes and...
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