2017 global chemical industry M&A outlook
Momentum continues despite global uncertainties
Global chemical M&A activity is expected to increase in 2017, but geopolitical factors such as protectionism could pose a challenge to achieving the levels of record activity the industry experienced in 2015 and 2016.
Driving innovation: Advanced Materials Systems
Part of a Deloitte series on innovation
An Advanced Materials Systems approach can help guide manufacturers beyond the frontier of inventing new molecules and materials into the realm of functional solutions to drive growth and innovation.
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The curious case of manufacturing capacity utilization: Why hasn’t it recovered from the Great Recession?
Behind the Numbers, June 2016
Manufacturing capacity utilization—an important measure of inflation—is yet to reach pre-recessionary levels. What does this mean for different industries, and for the economy as a whole?