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    The CAB and why it’s significant to the US industrial gases industry

    2017-10-17T11:39:00Z

    gasworld Business Intelligence investigates how the Chemical Activity Barometer relates to the US industrial gases business.

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    Country Focus – USA

    2017-10-17T11:01:00Z

    In 2016, the US market was valued at around $20bn. This is an increase from 2015 revenues, which stood at $19.6bn.

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    Praxair-Linde to form new market leader in Russia

    2017-10-17T11:03:00Z

    The proposed business combination between Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG has gained unconditional anti-trust clearance in Russia. This marks the first publicly official anti-trust approval for the Linde-Praxair merger.

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    Air Products lengthens contract with US gold mine

    2017-10-17T11:10:00Z

    Air Products has announced a successful contract extension with Barrick Goldstrike, to continue to operate and maintain an oxygen plant at the company’s mine in Elko, Nevada.

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    Exploring the impact of the Praxair-Linde merger in Asia

    2017-07-11T08:33:00Z

    The potential Praxair-Linde merger may not affect the Asian market on the same scale as in European and North American markets. However, there are a few regions where anti-trust authorities could impose divestments onto the newly combined company.

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    Country Focus – Japan

    2017-07-11T13:13:00Z

    This month’s country focus offers an in-depth analysis of the Japanese industrial gas market. The market, valued at $5.6bn in 2016, has struggled over the course of the last decade and took a downward turn in the last few years.

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    China: Capacity build-out continues

    2017-07-11T13:31:00Z

    China is one of the main growth markets for Tier One players globally, with no individual company commanding a dominant market share in 2016. In recent weeks, a number of companies have been expanding their capacities in the country.

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    What is CAPEX?

    2017-07-11T13:56:00Z

    Capital expenditure (CAPEX) is the term given to funds that are used by an organisation to acquire or upgrade its assets, such as property or equipment.

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    What is ROCE?

    2017-05-17T08:19:00Z

    Return on capital employed (ROCE) is a profitability ratio that measures how efficiently a company can generate profits from its capital employed by comparing net operating profit to capital employed.

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    Messer to construct two plants in South Central Vietnam

    2017-05-17T08:42:00Z

    The Messer Group is set to build the largest industrial gases production facility in Vietnam after signing a new supply deal with the country’s largest steel producer.