TITLE

Latin America

AUTHOR(S)
Sissell, Kara
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Chemical Week;10/26/2009, Vol. 171 Issue 26, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers a look at the impact of the global economic downturn on Latin America. In 2009, the gross domestic product (GDP) of Latin America is estimated to decrease by 2.5 percent despite the signs of economic recovery. A description of the consumers industries in Mexico is presented, along with information on some industrial projects in the country. The market conditions in Venezuela and Argentina are also explored.
ACCESSION #
45357181

 

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