SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

August 03, 2011 06:30 ET

Gulf Coast Chemical Plant Owners Lead U.S. in Expansions and Additions, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Aug 3, 2011) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Chemical Processing Industry (CPI) of the United States has improved significantly this year in regard to both project numbers and total spending. While spending across the industry looks promising, the CPI companies with plant locations along the U.S. Gulf Coast region are posting some of the most impressive results, especially for planned expansions and major additions.

Some of the largest projects planned to begin construction in the Gulf Coast region this year include plans by The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) (Midland, Michigan), Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) (Houston, Texas) and Air Products & Chemicals Incorporated (NYSE:APD) (Allentown, Pennsylvania).

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