Chemicals thought leadership
The Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited Global Manufacturing Industry group has released this year’s 2014 Global chemical industry mergers and acquisitions outlook which predicts a rise in global chemical activity in 2014 due to downstream value-added opportunities, continued strength in specialty chemicals, and portfolio realignments in North America. The outlook also projects M&A growth in 2014 as companies focus on key ends markets including agrochemicals, bio-based/green chemicals, and health and nutrition.
Increasing competition requires industry and government response
This publication is an addendum to the long term vision for the chemical industry in the Netherlands which we published recently in collaboration with VNCI, the Dutch chemical industry association. Part of our November 2013 Chemical Conference will be dedicated to this publication and the shale gas revolution in general.
Overviews mergers and acquisitions regional trends in North America, Europe, and China and provides an outlook for the global chemicals industry.
Many manufacturing companies have struggled with innovation, often depending on other approaches to achieve their growth objectives. An Advanced Materials Systems approach can help invigorate value creation as a new source of growth and innovation.
Describes a new approach for manufacturing sectors to pursue opportunities in large markets, enabled by materials technologies, wherein innovation moves beyond the frontier of new molecules and materials.
This whitepaper discusses how specialty chemical companies can effectively pursue emerging market growth opportunities.
Solutions to help chemical companies become more disciplined and focused to function effectively in a global industry.