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New towns and toilets spell boom time for Asia's plastic makers

Sinopec Corp has announced a tie-up to build a petrochemical complex in China's Fujian. Analysts say Asian petrochemical makers closer to Asian demand can be winners over US petrochemical makers.


FROM India's plan to plumb in over 100 million toilets in six years to China's ambitious new Silk Road network and the continued movement of millions of people into cities across Asia, plastic makers face years of strong demand.

And, because they are closer to end-users and...

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