Chemical and Materials Industry

COVID-19 is challenging the way we think of chemical industry trends. This is how

Long-term trends forecasting in the chemical industry now must take place in parallel to preparing for global risks. Image: Getty Images

Fernando J. Gómez

Head of Industry Communities, Energy, Materials and Infrastructure Platform, World Economic Forum

Bernd Elser

Managing Director & Lead, Global Industry Sector, Chemicals, Accenture

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