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ICTA visits India to solidify and expand its local network

ICTA visits India to solidify and expand its local network

In order to continue to build up its network, ICTA has attended the India Chemical Outlook Conference on 13 & 14 February 2020. Key topics on the agenda were environmental sustainability and climate change. Added to this was the issue of trade flow restrictions, although Covid-19 was at that time not yet a key concern.

ICTA’s new member Rishichem invited Robert Stuyt for a mutual introduction and to discuss the opportunities and challenges of the Indian market.

ICTA publishes factsheet on chemical distribution industry

ICTA publishes factsheet on chemical distribution industry

Too often, people have difficulty understanding the role and added value of the chemical distribution industry. 

ICTA has developed a factsheet to help you clarify. ICTA will also use the factsheet to explain the importance of our industry at global stakeholders. If you are interested in receiving the factsheet please contact the ICTA secretariat. 

Covid-19: UN issues appeals to combat Covid-19

Covid-19: UN issues appeals to combat Covid-19

The UN has launched a US$2 billion coordinated global humanitarian response plan to fight Covid-19 in vulnerable countries to protect millions of people and stop the virus from circling back around the globe, see here
 
WHO and its partners are seeking financing for PPE for frontline health workers, equipment for diagnostic laboratories, strengthened supply chains and R&D of vaccines. Therefore, a new covid-19 fund has been launched to raise money to help countries respond to the Covid-19 pandemic. The fund, the first-of-its-kind, enables private individuals, corporations and institutions anywhere in the world to directly contribute to global response efforts. See here.