Clariant's Q1 rises 'satisfactory'

Robinson, Simon
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/15/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 19, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the profits posted by Europe-based Clariant AG in the first quarter of 2006. The company's first-quarter operating income rose by 12% to SF156 million before exceptional items; cost-cutting helped to offset higher raw material, energy and logistics costs. The chemical company shaved about SF60 million off costs in the first quarter. It said it was on track to deliver full year savings of SF250 million.


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