SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

April 18, 2007 08:09 ET

Employment at Chemical Processing Plants in the USA Declines Despite Significant Growth for the Industry

SUGAR LAND, TX -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 18, 2007 -- Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas). The chemical processing industry (CPI) of the United States has continued to outperform expectations of many over the past several years, despite plant closures, company mergers and the loss of an estimated 22,000 jobs. At this time last year, Industrial Info was tracking approximately 3,575 operational CPI plants located in the United States as part of its North American Plant Database employing more than 494,000 people.

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