The drop in production was led by petrochemicals which fell 7.5 percent with specialties and polymers declining 6.8 percent and 6.5 percent respectively, Brussels-based Cefic said in an e- mailed statement today. Consumer chemicals gained 4.5 percent.
Prices in November climbed with basic inorganics rising 12 percent and petrochemicals gaining 7.2 percent, Cefic said.
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