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February 22, 2016 06:30 ET

Methanol Is the Talk of the Chemical Business as U.S. Sees Bright Future in Exports, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Feb 22, 2016) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Industrial Info expects the methanol segment of the Chemical Processing Industry to have some of the highest spending levels for the next three to five years. Trey Hamblet, Industrial Info's VP of Global Research for the industry, provided listeners with the latest information on this highly watched sector.

Methanol sold domestically is heavily used in the production of formaldehyde, a substance commonly found in plastics, home-building products, automotive parts and cosmetics. It is also used in the conversion of oil into biodiesel fuel. In other parts of the world, methanol is blended into gasoline in a way similar to ethanol in the U.S. for transportation fuels.

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Within this article: Details on the global methanol industry, with a video presentation featuring Trey Hamblet, Industrial Info's VP of Global Research for the Chemical Processing Industry.

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