Worldwide, chemical companies saw a slight decrease in revenues in 2014. The top 50 companies showed combined revenues of $ 961.3 billion (US), compared to $ 965.1 billion in 2013 . The decline in oil prices was identified as a general trend.
The Top Ten Chemical Companies
(with amount of chemical sales)
Royal Dutch/Shell saw the largest change; it dropped from rank five to rank twelve with sales dropping 42 %.
Chemical Sales of Global Top 50 Companies by Region
All data taken from:
Also of interest:
- Top Ten Chemical Companies in 2013,
ChemViews Mag. 2014.
- Top Ten Chemical Companies 2012,
ChemViews Mag. 2013.
- Top Ten Chemical Companies in 2011,
ChemViews Mag. 2012.
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