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   Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations.....I-1  
   Disclaimers.....I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level.....I-2
  
   Quantitative Techniques & Analytics.....I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study.....I-3
Packaging.....I-3
Electric/Electrical Appliances.....I-3
  
   Consumer Goods.....I-4
Construction.....I-4
Other Polystyrene End Uses.....I-4
  
   I-B. GENERAL OVERVIEW OF THE PLASTICS INDUSTRY.....I-5
   Market Overview: Signs of Recovery.....II-1
Current and Future Analysis.....II-1
1$100
   Analysis by Region.....II-2
Analysis by End-use Segment.....II-2
Major Market Participants Influencing Polystyrene Industry.....II-2
1$100
   Competitive Scenario.....II-3
Table 1: Worldwide Leading Polystyrene Producers, 2005: Percentage Breakdown of Market Shares for Dow, BASF, Total, Nova, Chevron Phillips and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-3

Table 2: Worldwide Consumption of Polystyrene by End Use, 2005: Percentage Breakdown of Market Shares for Packaging, Electric/Electronic, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-3

Table 3: Worldwide Consumption of EPS by Region, 2005: Percentage Breakdown for Asia, North America, Europe, South America and Rest of World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-3
1$300
   Table 4: Worldwide Consumption of EPS by End-use, 2005: Percentage Breakdown for Construction, Packaging and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-4

Table 5: Worldwide Shares of Ethylene Market Segments, 2005: Percentage Breakdown for Polyethylene, PVC, Glycols, Styrene and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-4

Table 6: Worldwide Top Ten Producers of Polystyrene, 2004: Average Annual Capacity in Billion Pounds (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-4
1$300
   Table 7: North American Top Ten Producers of Polystyrene, 2004: Average Annual Capacity in Billion Pounds (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-5

Table 8: World Polystyrene Market (2004): Major Producers Ranked by Annual Capacity for Region – US, Canada, Mexico, South America, Japan, Belgium, Germany, France, UK, Italy, Sweden, Spain, Greece, Central and Eastern Europe, Africa/Middle East, China, India, Hong Kong and Korea (*In Thousands of Metric Tons per Year) .....II-5
2$600
   Historic Review.....II-7
Analysis by Region.....II-7
Analysis by Segment.....II-7
1$100
   Sluggish Growth in the Global Polystyrene Market.....II-8
Margin Pressures Drive European Producers Towards Survival Tactics.....II-8
Reviewing the PS Price.....II-8
PS Market: Time to Rebound.....II-8
1$100
   Polymer Packaging: Revenue Source for Many Businesses.....II-9
Product Differentiation: Butter now Better.....II-9
China: The New Destination for PS Boom.....II-9
1$100
   Eco-Friendly Initiative: Taiwan Bans the Usage of Polystyrene Bags.....II-10
New Process to Lower the Styrofoam in Landfills.....II-10
New Packaging Material Using Wheat.....II-10
1$100
   Polystyrene Definition.....II-11
Processing Methods.....II-11
Properties.....II-11
Polystyrene Properties.....II-11
Applications.....II-11
1$100
   PS Characteristics.....II-12
Sanitary.....II-12
Sturdy.....II-12
Efficient.....II-12
Economical.....II-12
Convenient.....II-12
Forms of Polystyrene.....II-12
1$100
   Types of Polystyrene.....II-13
Expanded Polystyrene (EPS).....II-13
Properties Of Expanded Polystyrene (EPS).....II-13
General EPS Applications.....II-13
Crystal Polystyrene.....II-13
1$100
   Extruded Polystyrene.....II-14
Applications.....II-14
Roofs.....II-14
Walls.....II-14
Foundations.....II-14
1$100
   A Comparative Analysis of Polystyrene Types.....II-15
1$100
   Packaging.....II-16
Types of Polystyrene Packing.....II-16
1$100
   Applications.....II-17
Consumer Electronics.....II-17
Applications.....II-17
1$100
   Electrical Appliances.....II-18
Construction.....II-18
Applications.....II-18
Other Polystyrene End Uses.....II-18
Applications.....II-18
1$100
   Toys.....II-19
Medical.....II-19
Medical Applications.....II-19
New Applications.....II-19
1$100
   Substitutes on the Rise.....II-201$100
   New Technologies.....II-21
1$100
   Health Impacts of PS.....II-22
Environmental Impacts.....II-22
PS Recycling and Waste Disposal.....II-22
1$100
   Opposition From Environmentalist.....II-23
Waste Management: A Key Initiative.....II-23
Source Reduction.....II-23
Reuse.....II-23
Recycling.....II-23
1$100
   Types of Recycling.....II-24
Conversion Technology.....II-24
Waste-to-Energy Recovery.....II-24
Landfills.....II-24
Litter Avoidance.....II-24
1$100
   FDA Regulations.....II-25
1$100
   Dow Signs a Distribution Agreement with Entec.....II-26
BASF to Raise Production Capacity.....II-26
Nova Chemicals Plans to Increase EPS Presence.....II-26
Sumitomo Contemplates to Opt Out of Polystyrene JV.....II-26
Vinachem Proposes for An Investment.....II-26
Dow Plans to Setup Styrofoam Facility.....II-26
1$100
   Huhtamaki Oyj Sells EPS Businesses.....II-27
INEOS Acquires Innovene.....II-27
INEOS Acquires Polystyrene Businesses.....II-27
Nova Chemicals Inks an Agreement with Idesa.....II-27
Dow Chemical Mulls to Shut Polystyrene Plant.....II-27
Nova Innovene to Cut Down EPS Production.....II-27
Kazakhstan Aktau Resumes Polystyrene Production.....II-27
1$100
   Kaprov Mulls to Offer Extruded Foam PS.....II-28
Polybid Pours Investment in EPS Unit.....II-28
Multipack Contemplates to Build Polystyrene Film Plant.....II-28
PS Japan and Dainippon Rules Out Merger Plans.....II-28
NPC Plans to Construct a PS Complex.....II-28
Nova and BP Mulls to Form a 50-50 JV.....II-28
Taylor Acquires Nova’s Alberta Ethylene Delivery System.....II-28
1$100
   Spartech Acquires BASF's Specialty PS Business.....II-29
Nova Chemicals Acquires Deltech Polymers.....II-29
Atofina Opens Polystyrene Plant in Sanshui.....II-29
Leading Japanese Companies Consolidate Polystyrene Operations.....II-29
Polystyrene Waste Treatment Technology for Chinese Markets.....II-29
1$100
   Nova Selects Distrupol as its Polystyrene Distributor.....II-30
Sal Petrochemical’s New PS in China.....II-30
BASF Closes down Polystyrene Compounds Business.....II-30
BASF Cuts Polystyrene Production at Joliet Plant.....II-30
Atofina Ventures into Asian Polystyrene Market.....II-30
First Phase PS Production from Nizhnekamsk Plant.....II-30
Innova and Dow Chemicals Temporarily Shutdown Polystyrene Output.....II-30
BASF Reduces its PS Production in North America.....II-30
BASF Cuts PD Resin Grade Production.....II-30
1$100
   BASF Withdraws from PS Compounds Production.....II-31
A&M Styrene and Idemitsu to Merge Polystyrene Operations.....II-31
Nova’s New Technology Center Focuses on Innovative Products.....II-31
Atofina to Build Polystyrene Plant in China.....II-31
Ningbo to Invest in EPS Beads Plant.....II-31
Online Services From Dow Polystyrene.....II-31
1$100
   Dow Chemical Commences Production at 80,000-M.T/ Year Polystyrene Lines.....II-32
BASF Cuts EPS Capacity to Focus on Styropor EPS.....II-32
Nova Exits its PS Operations from Europe.....II-32
Nova Chemicals Temporarily Closes its PS Production.....II-32
Wuxi Xingda Company Expands its EPS Production Capacity.....II-32
SAL Opens New Polystyrene Plant in China.....II-32
Nova Chemical to Cease Solid Polystyrene Reactors Operations.....II-32
1$100
   BASF Acquires a Major Holding from Chatterjee Group.....II-33
NOVA Chemicals Acquires Shell's Polystyrene Business.....II-33
Polystyrene Resin Facility From Dow Plastics and Asahi Chemical.....II-33
Hirsch Servo Building s PS Plant in Hungary.....II-33
1$100
   Nizhnekamsk in Contract with Fina Technology.....II-34
Dow Chemical Co Enters into a Distribution Agreement with Interfilm Holdings.....II-34
Ashland Distribution Co's Signs Distribution Agreement with BASF.....II-34
Tuscarora Inc Closes its Expanded Polystyrene Foam Molding Plants.....II-34
Polyfoam Packers Corp Closes EPS Molding Facility in Effingham, Illinos.....II-34
Nova Chemicals Shuts down 230 million lb/yr Polystyrene Plant in Joliet, IL.....II-34
Polyfoam Expands Polystyrene Molding Operations Line.....II-34
Yangzi- Expands Capacity......II-34
1$100
   Chevron Chemical's Doubles Polystyrene Production Capacity.....II-35
BASF Enhances Capacity of Styropor expanded polystyrene facility in Guaratingueta,
  Brazil.....II-35
BASF Raises Polystyrene Capacity at its Guaratingueta, Brazil, Plant.....II-35
Dow Plastics Expands Polystyrene Resins Global Capacity.....II-35
Dow Plastics and Asahi Chemical Industry Establish Polystyrene Resin Plant in
  China.....II-35
Atofina Sets Up Polystyrene Plant in Carville, LA.....II-35
Taita Chemical (Taiwan) Builds a New Expandable Polystyrene Plant.....II-35
Dwory SA, Establishes a 50,000 ton facility.....II-35
1$100
   Atofina Invests UKPd1 mil to Modernize Polystyrene Plant in the UK.....II-36
Toyo Styrene (Japan) Cuts Down Polystyrene Capacity.....II-36
BASF Reduces Expandable Polystyrene Production.....II-36
Perez Companc Group, Develops Technology.....II-36
Srirheprhai's Closes Production at the 67,000 mt/yr Polystyrene Plant in Rayong,
  Thailand.....II-36
Nova Chemicals Changes a Portion of Expandable Polystyrene Capacity to Premium Dylite
  Grade.....II-36
Marbet pz to Manufacture EPS Wall Panels.....II-36
1$100
   Nova’s European Polystyrene Operations Temporarily Close.....II-37
China to Deregulate Polystyrene Dumping Duties.....II-37
1$100
   Huntsman Introduces Low Pentane EPS.....II-38
Nova Introduces ULTRA LOW® EPS Resin.....II-38
BASF Launches PS 454 C.....II-38
BASF Rolls Out Neopor.....II-38
BP Rolls Out Empera 153 A.....II-38
Nova Chemicals Launches Styrosun.....II-38
1$100
   Mitsubishi Chemical Foam Plastic Develops a New Product.....II-39
1$100
   BASF (Germany).....II-40
Chevron Philips Chemical Company (US).....II-40
1$100
   Chi Mei Corporation (Taiwan).....II-41
Dow Chemicals (US).....II-41
Nova Chemicals Corporation (Canada).....II-41
NOVA Innovene International SA (Switzerland).....II-41
1$100
   Supreme Petrochem Ltd (India).....II-42
Total Petrochemicals (France).....II-42
1$100
   Table 9: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-43

Table 10: World Historic Analysis for Polystyrene by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-43
1$300
   Table 11: World 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-441$300
   Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene in Packaging Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-45

Table 13: World Historic Analysis for Polystyrene in Packaging Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-45
1$300
   Table 14: World 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene in Packaging Applications by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-461$300
   Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene in Electric/Electronic Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-47

Table 16: World Historic Analysis for Polystyrene in Electric/Electronic Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-47
1$300
   Table 17: World 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene in Electric/Electronic Applications by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-481$300
   Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene in Consumer Goods by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-49

Table 19: World Historic Analysis for Polystyrene in Consumer Goods by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-49
1$300
   Table 20: World 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene in Consumer Goods by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for US, Canada, Japan Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-501$300
   Table 21: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene in Construction Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-51

Table 22: World Historic Analysis for Polystyrene in Construction Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-51
1$300
   Table 23: World 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene in Construction Applications by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-521$300
   Table 24: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene in Other Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-53

Table 25: World Historic Analysis for Polystyrene in Other Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-53
1$300
   Table 26: World 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene in Other Applications by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Middle East/Africa Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-541$300
   A. Market Analysis.....III-1
Current and Future Analysis.....III-1
Table 27: US Polystyrene Market (2004) by Leading Producers: Percentage Share Breakdown by Annual Production Capacity (In Thousands Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1
1$150
   Key Players.....III-2
Historic Review.....III-2
1$75
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-32$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-5
Table 28: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene by End Use Segment - Packaging, Electric /Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-5

Table 29: US Historic Review for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-5
1$150
   Table 30: US 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-6
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-7
Current and Future Analysis.....III-7
Table 31: Canadian Polystyrene Market (2004): Annual Production Capacity of Leading Players (In Thousands Metric Tons).....III-7
Key Player.....III-7
Historic Review.....III-7
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-7
3$375
   Product Launches.....III-101$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-11
Table 32: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene by End Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/ Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-11

Table 33: Canadian Historic Review for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-11
1$150
   Table 34: Canadian 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Market for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-12
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-13
Current and Future Analysis.....III-13
Table 35: Japanese Polystyrene Market (2004): Annual Production Capacity of Leading Players (In Thousands Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-13
Historic Review.....III-13
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-13
1$150
   Product Launch.....III-141$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-15
Table 36: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene by End Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/ Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-15

Table 37: Japanese Historic Review for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-15
1$150
   Table 38: Japanese 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-16
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-17
Current and Future Analysis.....III-17
Table 39: European Polystyrene Market (2004): Annual Production Capacity of Leading Players (In Thousands Metric Tons).....III-17
1$150
   Table 40: European Expanded Polystyrene Market (2003): Leading Producers in Europe Ranked by Annual Capacity - Nova, BASF, BP, Enichem, StyroChem, Kaucuk, BSL, Sunpor and Dwory (In Thousand Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) .....III-18
Key Players.....III-18
1$150
   Historic Review.....III-19
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-19
5$250
   Product Launches.....III-24
B. Market Analytics.....III-24
Table 41: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene by End Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/ Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-24
1$150
   Table 42: European Historic Review for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-25

Table 43: European 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-25
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-26
Current and Future Analysis.....III-26
Table 44: Asia-Pacific Polystyrene Market (2004): Annual Production Capacity of Leading Players (In Thousands Metric Tons).....III-26
1$150
   Historical Perspective.....III-27
Table 45: Polystyrene Market in Asia-Pacific (2002 & 2003): Annual Production Capacity Ranked by Region - NE Asia, China, SE Asia, China, Taiwan, India and Pakistan (In million tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-27
1$150
   Table 46: Polystyrene Market in Asia-Pacific (2003): Major Producers Ranked by Annual Capacity - Asahi Chemical, Formosa Chemical, Cheil Industries, Dong Bu Hannong, Thai Petrochemical, Mitsubishi Chemical, Beijing Yanhua and Jilin Chemical (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-28
China.....III-28
1$150
   Table 47: Chinese Imports & Exports of Polystyrene, 2000-2004 (In thousand Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-29

Table 48: Major Domestic Producers of Polystyrene in China, 2004 .....III-29

Table 49: Revised WTO Tariff Schedule for Polystyrene and Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) (In Percentage) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-29
1$150
   Table 50: Polystyrene Market in China (2003): Annual Imports by Region - Taiwan Province, Korea, Hong Kong, Thailand and Japan (In Thousand Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-30
India.....III-30
Table 51: Polystyrene Market in India (2002 & 2003): Percentage Share breakdown by Major Suppliers - Supreme Petrochem, LG Polymers, Rajasthan Petro and Pushpa Polymers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-30
1$150
   Key Players.....III-31
Historic Review.....III-31
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-31
3$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-34
Table 52: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene by End Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-34

Table 53: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-34
1$150
   Table 54: Asia-Pacific 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-35
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-36
Current and Future Analysis.....III-36
Brazil.....III-36
Table 55: Major Polystyrene Producers by Output (2001): BASF, Edn and Innova (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-36
Historic Review.....III-36
1$150
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-37
B. Market Analytics.....III-37
Table 56: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene by End Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-37
1$150
   Table 57: Latin American Historic Review for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-38

Table 58: Latin American 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-38
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-39
Current and Future Analysis.....III-39
Historic Review.....III-39
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-39
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-40
Table 59: Middle East/African Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polystyrene by End Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-40

Table 60: Middle East/African Historic Review for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Packaging, Electric/ Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 1994 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-40
1$150
   Table 61: Middle East/African 16-Year Perspective for Polystyrene by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for Packaging, Electric/Electronics, Consumer Goods, Construction and Others Markets for Years 1994, 2000, 2005 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-411$150
    
 
 


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