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A Focused Web-based Solution for Chemicals, Drugs, and Mill-based Industries
SSI shows deep understanding of the requirements for chemical, drug, and mill-based industries. Consequently, it has developed such must-have capabilities as

numeric attributes  time in TROPOS, and numeric ranges (for instance, less than 1.2 m and greater than 0.6 m ), specific values ( black and gray ), and wild cards can be used to qualify searches. It's especially true in these industries that standard products and the typical one product equals one product number principle do not apply, since here customers prefer to order in an attribute of a product group manner (such as a specific dimension, grade, quality, catch-weight, or pack type). If there had to be a distinct

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