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US Chemicals: Battling against the headwinds to improve profitability

Ask anyone in the US Chemicals industry and they’ll probably tell you that they are battling against some fairly significant headwinds. Low-cost global competition, domestic competitive convergence, the negative impact of a strong dollar and high US labor, maintenance and operating costs all make it increasingly difficult for companies to remain competitive and make a profit.

Topics: Chemicals & Materials Total Value Optimization