The 2013 Cefic European Facts & Figures provides an analysis of the latest competitive trends in the European chemical industry. The document provides the most up-to-date information based on currently available data about the sector, which produces 20% per cent of the world’s chemicals, employs 1.2 million workers and contributes €558 billion to the EU economy.
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The EU chemical industry provides a significant contribution to EU net exports. It is one of the European Union’s most international, competitive and successful industries, connected to a wide field of processing and manufacturing activities. The output of the chemical industry, which includes all 27 EU member states (the latest statistics date from 2012), covers a wide range of chemical products and supplies virtually all sectors of the economy.
Download the European Chemical Industry Facts and Figures Report 2013.