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.Demand for large-diameter pipe is expected to increase by 2.4% per year to as much as 208 million feet by 2009 ... Milgard Windows is building its second extrusion plant at a cost of $36 million. ... the automotive industry has increased its use of plastics in vehicle construction from an average of 60 pounds in 1970 to over 360 pounds in ... The 2006 Honda Civic uses a form of the hybrid technology calledanbsp;...
|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|