IHS Unveils New Chemical Organization

IHS Chemical combines the world-class assets of recent acquisitions to deliver the most comprehensive chemical insight and information to customers around the world.

On December 8, 2011, IHS unveiled IHS Chemical -- a world-class chemical industry insight organization created from the acquisitions of CMAI, SRI Consulting, Harriman Chemsult and Chemical Week. IHS Chemical will offer a number of new and improved services, bringing together the best of these acquired assets to generate an unrivalled portfolio of offerings for the chemical industry and all its dependents.

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From below the wellhead to the retail store, IHS Chemical offers an unparalleled global view of the chemical industry via:

  • More than 200 chemical experts, analysts and researchers who are well respected throughout the industry for their deep-rooted analysis and forecasts
  • A consistent and integrated view across 300 chemical products and 35 countries
  • Additional insight and expertise derived from synergies with the larger IHS upstream and downstream energy, supply chain and economics practices
  • On December 8, 2011, IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight, announced the creation of IHS Chemical -- a world-class chemical industry insight organization resulting from the acquisitions of CMAI, SRI Consulting, Harriman Chemsult and Chemical Week. IHS Chemical offers the most comprehensive content, research and analysis to the chemical industry, which includes hydrocarbon- and bio-based chemicals, as well as plastics and fibers.

    “IHS Chemical products, services and solutions span the entire chemical industry value chain from below the ‘wellhead to the retail store,’” said Gary Adams, IHS Chemical chief advisor and former CMAI president. “We are a higher-value source for our customers, who depend upon our insights and industry forecasts to make strategic decisions that often involve billions of dollars in investments. The ability to assess the future global demand, supply, key uses or market risks for a particular chemical is essential to our clients across the value chain.”

    At the World Petrochemical Conference in March 2012, IHS will unveil a consolidated IHS Chemical product portfolio showcasing a slate of world-class products, services and solutions created by combining the best of the CMAI, SRI Consulting, Harriman Chemsult and Chemical Week acquisitions. These offerings cover the complete chemical distribution network beginning with data and ending with solutions for the retail industry.

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