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China Market Insider The Top 10 Chemical Companies in China

Author / Editor: Henrik Bork* / Ahlam Rais

The Corona crisis, particularly the lockdowns adopted by many governments, has hit the chemical industry hard in China. However, sales in many of the top companies in China already declined in 2019, even before Corona. But there are exceptions, as the figures from 2019 in our latest top 10 show here.

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PROCESS regularly reports on the Chinese chemical and pharmaceutical market with the format ‘China Market Insider’.
PROCESS regularly reports on the Chinese chemical and pharmaceutical market with the format ‘China Market Insider’.
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Beijing/China – Among the 50 largest chemical companies on earth, five are from the People's Republic of China, one more than last year, reports Chinese chemical newspaper Zhongguo Huagong Bao. By comparison, ten are from the U.S., eight from Japan, six from Germany, and four from South Korea.

Here is a brief description of the current top 10 in China: