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Chemical Economics Handbook

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Table of Contents

Section Page Number

Executive summary4
Summary5
Major producing companies8
Price8
Trade10
Introduction12
Manufacturing processes13
Synthetic processes13
Cumene peroxidation13
Toluene oxidation14
Natural recovery14
Other processes14
Benzene sulfonation15
Chlorobenzene process15
Raschig process16
Benzene via cyclohexene17
Direct oxidation of benzene18
Direct catalytic conversion of benzene18
Other recent research developments18
Environmental issues19
Supply and demand by region20
North America20
United States22
Producing companies22
Salient statistics24
Consumption24
Bisphenol A25
PF resins26
Nylon/KA oil27
Alkylphenols28
PPO/ortho-xylenol30
Other30
Trade31
Canada32
Producing companies32
Salient statistics32
Consumption32
Trade33
Mexico33
Producing companies33
Salient statistics33
Consumption34
Trade35
South America35
Producing companies35
Salient statistics35
Consumption36
Trade37
Western Europe37
Producing companies37
Salient statistics38
Consumption39
Trade40
Central Europe41
Producing companies41
Salient statistics41
Consumption42
Trade43
CIS and Baltic States43
Producing companies43
Salient statistics44
Consumption44
Trade45
Middle East and Africa45
Producing companies45
Salient statistics46
Consumption47
Trade48
India48
Producing companies48
Salient statistics48
Consumption49
Trade50
China50
Producing companies50
Salient statistics52
Consumption53
Trade55
Japan55
Producing companies55
Salient statistics55
Consumption56
Trade57
South Korea57
Producing companies57
Salient statistics58
Consumption58
Trade59
Taiwan59
Producing companies59
Salient statistics60
Consumption60
Trade61
Southeast Asia62
Producing companies62
Salient statistics62
Consumption63
Trade64
Bibliography65

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