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.


Related Articles

  • Mixed bag for Q2. Robinson, Simon // ICIS Chemical Business;8/14/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 31, p11 

    The article reports on the profits posted by some chemical firms in Europe. Swiss speciality chemicals group Clariant AG blames restructuring charges, and higher energy, logistics and raw materials costs for its sharp 46% drop in second quarter operating profit to SF62 million (€39.4...

  • Clariant Q4 shares dip. Gibson, Jane // ICIS Chemical Business;2/26/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 55, p10 

    The article reports on the decline in the corporate profits posted by Clariant in the fourth quarter of 2006, causing its share price to fall by more than 3%. The company posted a 6.7% increase in year-on-year Q4 operating income at Swiss francs (Swfr) 112m ($90.5m, €68.9m). Sales rose by...

  • Clariant Posts Satisfactory First Half Results.  // China Chemical Reporter;8/16/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 23, p10 

    Reports on the financial performance of Swiss chemical company Clariant AG for the first six months of 2005. Net income; Percentage increase in sales; Decline in gross profit.

  • Clariant pops on buzz of takeover talk. Davis, Nigel // Chemical Market Reporter;2/20/2006, Vol. 269 Issue 7, p11 

    The article reports that Clariant Corp. has risen its shares by as much as 11 percent. Swiss newspaper suggested that the Swiss specialty chemicals maker should has an advanced talks with a private equity buyer. Clariant has been one of the weaker performers in the European chemical industry and...

  • Clariant flags innovation; plans polyolefins hike, R&D center. YOUNG, IAN // Chemical Week;7/7/2014, Vol. 176 Issue 18, p15 

    The article predicts the sales growth of Swiss specialty chemicals company Clariant, as presented by chief executive officer (CEO) Hariolf Kottmann at the company's 2014 capital markets and media day. Topics discussed include the company's focus on innovation and customer needs, its capacity to...

  • Clariant Sees Signs of a Turnaround. Young, Ian // Chemical Week;5/8/2002, Vol. 164 Issue 19, p31 

    Deals with the financial performance of Clariant for its fiscal first quarter 2001. Improvements in profits; Performance of Clariant's masterbatches; Factors which contributed to the performance of the life science and electronic chemicals division.

  • Clariant's First Half Income Falls Sharply. Milmo, Sean // Chemical Market Reporter;09/06/99, Vol. 256 Issue 10, p8 

    Reports on the operating income of Clariant's six divisions. Decline in Clariant's fine chemicals business; Income of other divisions.

  • Clariant Warns of Lower Margins; Restructures Business.  // Chemical Week;10/24/2001, Vol. 163 Issue 39, p8 

    Reports on the operating margin decline that Clariant AG is expecting to post in the second half of 2001. Number of jobs that Clariant wants to eliminate; Company's plan for its cellulose ethers and polymerisates division.

  • Reshaped Clariant reports improved results.  // Chemical Week;2/17/2014, Vol. 176 Issue 5, p6 

    The article reports that chemical company Clariant's net profit for the fourth quarter of 2013 has remained flat, while sales increased by eight percent in the same quarter.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics