Nandita Lal, petrochemical team leader at Platts, and Gary Hornby, associate editor in the European gas team, discuss the recent announcement by Ineos to invest vast amounts of money in the UK shale gas industry, exploring the reasons behind the move and comment on how European petrochemical companies are lagging behind their American competitors.
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