Chemicals Industry quarterly M&A newsletter

Chemicals Industry update Q3 2020

Philip J. Isom

Philip J. Isom

Global Head of M&A, KPMG Corporate Finance LLC

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COVID-19 has negatively impacted chemicals production and recovery to pre-COVID-19 levels is  expected to take multiple quarters depending on the region and segment

Globally, many chemical industry segments continue to see production declines…

Global Chemical Production Regional Index1

Global Chemical Production by Segment1

…however, within the US, some segments have outperformed others

US Specialty Chemical Production Index1,2


  1. Representative segments within US Specialty Chemicals
  2. ACC Global Chemical Production Regional Index (Global CPRI)


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