Member type: Full Member (through Cefic) + RCLG
With domestic production worth £37 billion and total turnover of over £60 billion, the chemical industry is one of the UK's largest manufacturing industries. It is manufacturing's number one exporter, with an annual trade surplus of £3 billion. It spends around £3 billion a year on new capital investment, and R&D expenditure (including pharmaceuticals) is equivalent to over 10% of sales from domestic production.
The Chemical Industries Association is the UK chemical industry's leading trade and employer organisation and embraces all the industry's trade sectors, product types and business activities. Based in central London, the association employs some 50 experienced and professionally qualified staff. Policies are formulated by specialist strategy groups and issue teams under the leadership of a council which decides the overall framework, strategy and priorities. The composition of these committees is representative of the diverse membership.
Chemicals Industries Association Ltd (CIA )
Mr. Stephen Elliott
Phone: + 44 20 783 43399
Fax: +44 20 78344469
Mr John Roche
Head of Operations & Responsible Care
Phone : + 44 207/9636709
Fax : +44 207/78348586