Brazil’s chemical industry had a total revenue amounting to 70 bn € in 2009, making it the 7th largest chemical manufacturer in the world. China was number 2 in the world, with a turnover of 510 bn €. Russia and Saudi Arabia were 20th and 34th with 22.2 bn € and 10 bn €, respectively. The USA maintained its postion as the largest chemical manufacturer in the world.
- graphics taken from CHEManager