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Huntsman

Huntsman (NYSE: HUN) is a global manufacturers of differentiated chemical products. It also manufactures inorganic and commodity chemical products.

Website: http://www.huntsman.com/corporate/a/Home

Company Description

Huntsman is a global manufacturer of differentiated organic chemical products and of inorganic chemical products. Their products comprise a broad range of chemicals and formulations, which they market globally to a diversified group of consumer and industrial customers. Huntsman's products are used in a wide range of applications, including those in the adhesives, aerospace, automotive, construction products, durable and non-durable consumer products, electronics, medical, packaging, paints and coatings, power generation, refining, synthetic fiber, textile chemicals and dye industries. They are a global producer of MDI, amines, surfactants, epoxy-based polymer formulations, textile chemicals, dyes, maleic anhydride and titanium dioxide.

They currently operate in five segments: Polyurethanes, Advanced Materials, Textile Effects, Performance Products and Pigments. The Polyurethanes, Advanced Materials, Textile Effects and Performance Products segments produce differentiated organic chemical products and the Pigments segment produces inorganic chemical products.

Source: Huntsman May 8th, 2009 10-Q

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