October 24, 2013 China is currently the world’s second-largest economy, largest merchandise exporter, second-largest merchandise importer, second-largest destination of foreign direct investment (FDI), largest manufacturer, and largest holder of foreign exchange reserves.
October 24, 2013 From November 20-22 the Shanghai New International Expo Center will host CHINACOAT2013, the main attraction for raw material and equipment suppliers looking to benefit from China’s growing paint and coatings industry.
October 24, 2013 After the Carlyle Group acquired DuPont Performance Coatings for $4.9 billion last year, the company was renamed Axalta Coating Systems. Coatings World recently had the opportunity to talk about the rebranding process with Michael Crickenberger, vice president of marketing, corporate affairs and planning at Axalta Coatings Systems.
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