August 12, 2008

CMAI Introduces China Chlor-Alkali/PVC Consulting Service

HOUSTON, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI) announces a spin-off service, the China Chlor-alkali/PVC Consulting Service, of its Chlor-Alkali Consulting Service, adding further breadth and depth to the products and geography CMAI covers across the chemicals sector. For this service, CMAI consultants from its Singapore and Shanghai offices provide accurate analysis utilizing day-to-day contact with the key industry players. The China Chlor-alkali/PVC Consulting Service is a vital complement to the existing Chlor-alkali Consulting Service that provides a comprehensive view of the world markets for chlorine, caustic soda, EDC/VCM, HCL and sodium chlorate industries.


The China Chlor-alkali/PVC Consulting Service provides in-depth coverage on the following areas for the domestic China market:

   -- Historical and forecast prices for Caustic, Chlorine and PVC   -- Trade dynamics   -- Supply/demand and operational issues   -- Chlor-alkali and acetylene-based PVC economics   -- Margins   -- Cash costs   -- Key raw materials prices    

CMAI is a petrochemical, plastics and fibers consulting firm that services a wide range of companies all over the world. Since 1979, CMAI's goal has been to provide accurate, timely consulting services for the worldwide industries that it covers. CMAI maintains offices in Houston, New York, London, Dubai, Dusseldorf, Singapore and Shanghai. Clients to CMAI services include chemical and oil companies, engineering & construction companies, banking and financial institutions, plastic converters, grocers/retailers, government agencies and trading companies.

For additional information on this service, visit CMAI's website at or contact:

                                Anne Geraci                                    CMAI                       11757 Katy Freeway, Suite 700                          Houston, TX 77079 U.S.A                    Tel: 281-531-4660 Fax: 281-531-9966                       Email: [email protected]  

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CONTACT: Anne Geraci of CMAI, +1-281-531-4660, fax, +1-281-531-9966,[email protected]

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