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HP Global: Outlook for UK chemical industry still optimistic

The recovery following the Great Recession has been long and hard for both the UK economy and its chemical industry. The chemical and pharmaceutical industry in the UK has not expanded on an annual ba..

le Roux, S., Chemical Industries Association

The recovery following the Great Recession has been long and hard for both the UK economy and its chemical industry. The chemical and pharmaceutical industry in the UK has not expanded on an annual basis since 2008. However, the falling growth rates cannot be blamed on the recession alone. The trend to outsource pharmaceutical production to countries with lower business costs, like China, has reduced UK production in recent years.     INEOS is building one of Europe’s largest ethane tanks.   Once completed the ethane tank will be able to store up  to 60,000 m3 of liquefied ethane. Source: INEOS.  The economy The UK economy narrowly avoided a

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