Regional Business and Economics Newspaper

January 2006

The other pharm crisis

The pharmacy industry faces a multitude of challenges, and rural areas confront the possibility of losing pharmacy services.

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Ninth District Features

  • Molding a new industry
    Recent oil pressures have threatened the recovery of the district's plastics industry, but firms can cope by adapting.
  • Charts
    State and U.S. Plastics Product Manufacturing Employment and Manufacturing Output
  • Color them plain but successful
    Growing Hutterite colonies find successful—and sizable—niches in district economy.

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