To match ANALYSIS USA-ECONOMY/ENERGY

 
To match ANALYSIS USA-ECONOMY/ENERGY
An Eastman Chemical company sign stands outside the recently renovated chemical plant in Texas City, Texas, in this May 18, 2012 file picture. America's reliance on fuel imports has sucked vigor from its economy for decades. Now an oil and natural gas boom holds out the prospect for a new era of stronger U.S. economic growth. To match ANALYSIS USA-ECONOMY/ENERGY REUTERS/Richard Carson/Files (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENERGY BUSINESS)