July 1999

Trends and Resources

HP Impact: HPImpact: News of note from CMA

• Production continues to rise in May, says a report from the Chemical Manufacturers Association (CMA). U.S. production of chemicals and allied products rose 0.1% to 115.8% of its 1992 level..

Weirauch, Wendy, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

• Production continues to rise in May, says a report from the Chemical Manufacturers Association (CMA). U.S. production of chemicals and allied products rose 0.1% to 115.8% of its 1992 level during May. In April, production increased 0.2% following a March, production increase of 1.1%. Overall production of chemicals and allied products in May was down 1.1% from the same period a year earlier. The continuous advances in capacity have leveled off at 76.8% as indicated by the stabilization of the utilization (or operating) rate for all of chemicals and allied products. Production of industrial chemicals was down an estimated 0.6% from the same period a year earlier. Durin

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