The chemicals manufacturing industry is a vibrant, global business that encompasses many important sectors: from commodity chemicals, to specialty chemicals to custom manufacturing. Key products include biochemicals, nanochemicals, polymers, petrochemicals, fertilizers, plastics, coatings, ceramics, solvents, additives, dyes and many other products basic to home and business needs. In addition, the pharmaceuticals industry is often included when discussing chemicals. Plunkett's Chemicals, Plastics a Coatings Industry Almanac 2007 covers such sectors, providing a market research tool for competitive intelligence, strategic planning, business analysis and even employment searches. Our coverage includes business trends analysis and industry statistics. The almanac also contains a chemicals, plastics and coatings business glossary and a listing of industry contacts, such as industry associations and government agencies. Next, we profile hundreds of leading companies. Our company profiles, nearly 400, include complete business descriptions and up to 27 executives by name and title. A CD-ROM accompanies the book version and enables you to search, filter, view and export selected companies and organizations -- a handy tool for creating mailing lists.ASHLAND INC www.ashland.com Industry Group Code: 325110 Ranks within this companya#39;s industry group: Sales: 4 ... APAC performs asphalt and concrete extract construction, including highway paving and repair, excavation and grading, and bridge construction. ... In 2006, Ashland expanded its water treatment segment with purchases of the water treatment facilities of Degussa AG and ... 2005 Note: Financial information for 2005 was not available for all companies at press time.
|Title||:||Plunkett's Chemicals, Coatings & Plastics Industry Almanac 2007: Chemicals, Coatings & Plastics Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading|
|Author||:||Jack W. Plunkett, Plunkett Research Ltd|
|Publisher||:||Plunkett Research, Ltd. - 2006-07|