Several new books provide updated information on China's chemicals and plastics industries. The 1996 edition of China Chemical Industry Yearbook, from Tokyo-based Chemical Daily Co., uses 1994 data to chart chemical industry trends in China, including trade, capital expenditures, research and development, technology exchanges and joint ventures.
The two-volume book also includes statistics on sales, imports and exports, and profiles more than 7,000 Chinese chemical and petrochemical manufacturers. It costs $320.
Also new from Chemical Daily is an updated Directory of Chemical Products and Producers in China, listing 16,000 chemical products and 12,000 producers. The directory is $410.
Contact Chemical Daily's U.S. distributor, Tekno-Info Corp. in Louisville, Ky., at tel. (502) 254-5728 or fax (502) 254-9128.
Hans Consultants Inc. of Wuhan, China, has released an English edition of its Guide to the Plastics and Rubber Industry in China 1996. The directory lists 400 plastics and 600 rubber producers, importers and exporters in China, providing contact information, as well as data on each company's assets, sales, employees and products.
Cost is $99.50, plus postage.
Another Hans publication, China Chemical Commodities Import and Export Statistics 1994, covers 1,479 different chemicals manufactured in China. The book is priced at $165, plus postage.
Contact Hans at tel. +86 (139) 713-1893, fax +86 (27) 787-8343 or e-mail [email protected]
Reactive Cure Systems: UV-IR-EB, a buyers' guide from Captan Associates Inc. of Brick, N.J., is available in print and on floppy disks. The disk is $68, the book, $97. Tel. (908) 840-1244 or fax (908) 840-1211.