As one of GPCA’s annual statistical publications, the report offers an update on the innovation landscape in the Arabian Gulf region over the past year. It highlights the YoY growth in chemical research and scientific publications, alongside the number of STEM graduates and new patents acquired in the GCC. It also outlines global and regional spending on industrial R&D, and the largest markets in the region driving growth.


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Key highlights from GCC chemical

R&D investment in 2015

– Global and regional trends in Industrial R&D spending

– Growth pattern of chemical patents in GCC

– Key scientific indicators: Chemistry publications, Publications impact and University graduates

– Future Outlook

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