Deteriorating outlook for the refrigerants market!


Rising prices and product availability are the watchwords of the day!
In an economic climate where demand for refrigerants is outstripping supply on the international market, the outlook for our sector remains very unstable and there is a risk that it will take some time find its way back to equilibrium.

How did we end up in this situation?

Since the end of 2009 there has been a sharp fall in the availability of the raw materials needed to produce HFCs, mainly trichloroethylene (TCE) and perchloroethylene (PER). The shortage of these products has therefore led to a steep rise in prices...

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The 19th Voiles du Froid regatta will take place on 27-29 May 2011!

The next Voiles du Froid regatta will take place on 27-29 May meaning another chance to take part in this sporting event. Find out more by watching the video below.

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Discover the Electronic System Analyser with our video demonstration

An essential tool for accurate installation diagnosis: pressure, vacuum level, temperature and 91 pre-set pressure/temperature curves.

The system analyser has an automatic calibration function enabling measurements to be recorded continuously or at regular intervals and superheat and sub cooling to be calculated in real time...

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Climalife: Official Partner of WorldSkills International - Refrigeration

On 3-5 February the National Finals of the 41st WorldSkills International will take place in Paris Porte de Versailles. Three days of intense competition await nearly 750 young talents from across the country, all less than 23 years of age, and all of whom will compete in their respective skill...

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