From the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Portal
The Chemicals Industry Sector comprises companies that primarily produce industrial chemicals and basic chemicals. Including production of plastics, synthetic fibers, films, commodity-based paints and pigments, explosives, petrochemicals, fertilizers and agricultural chemicals, industrial gases and various speciality chemicals.
The Industry Sector is a classification that describes the activity of an entity within the economy. The classification is based on where the relevant entity derives the majority of its revenue.
In the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Model the Chemicals Industry Sector appears within the Industry Sector Type: Corporate.
CMDportal uses industry sector classifications both at the Legal Entity level, as well as at the Group level. At the Legal Entity level the entity is classified by their actual industry activity. Accordingly, we classify a finance company that is part of a Chemicals conglomerate is as a financial corporate at the entity level but at the group level as Chemicals company.
Based on available data, on the 18th of April 2018 the size of the Chemicals Bond Market at entity level was USD195bn equivalent. At the group level the size of the market was USD219bn equivalent.
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