US flame retardants to grow by 4.6%/year to 938m lb

By John Ollett
Published: Thursday, 04 October 2012

Asia-Pacific to be fastest growing market; China major producer of materials

US demand for flame retardants is expected to grow by 4.6% per year reaching 938m lb in 2016 from 740m lb in 2011, according to a new report by the Freedonia Group.

The industry is benefiting, the report points out, “from an improving economy and a turnaround in key...

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