Shell’s chemical sales
In this article, we’ll look into the geographical spread of Royal Dutch Shell’s (RDS.A) chemical products markets.
North and South America is the largest market for Shell, accounting for 39% of its total chemical products sold, followed by Europe and Africa at around 35% and Asia at around 26%.
In 2Q16, Shell’s sales of its chemical products fell 24% and 2%, respectively, in Asia and America compared to 2Q15. However, they rose 26% in Europe and Africa.
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