Westlake Chemical manufactures and markets basic chemicals, vinyls, polymers and fabricated products. It operates in two segments, Olefins and Vinyls.

We all accepted the idea of planned obsolescence with car parts because the parts were American made and meant jobs for us. Now we still have planned obsolescence but all parts are made in China. Check the box the next time you have to replace a car part, knowing that part was deliberately given a specific shelf life so it would have to be replaced. Our government bailed out the automobile industry because – again – it meant jobs for Americans. The big three have taken many of those manufacturing plants to other countries.

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