TITLE

Americas Watch

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Simon
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/15/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 19, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to the chemical industry in the U.S. DuPont Corp. has acquired patents for Eastman Chemical's Gavilan catalyst and polyolefin technology. Mexico's Mexichem Co. made net profits of Pesos 484 million ($44 million/€39 million) in the first quarter of 2006, up 30% from Pesos 372 million in the same period a year earlier. Caustic soda consumption increased in Brazil during the first quarter of 2006.
ACCESSION #
21046774

 

Related Articles

  • DuPont Posts 2nd Quarter Earnings Ahead of Wall Street Expectations.  // Chemical Market Reporter;08/02/99, Vol. 256 Issue 5, p4 

    Provides information on the second-quarter earnings posted by E.I. Du Pont de Nemours & Co. in 1999. Percentage increase in earnings; Factors that influence the company's performance; Decline in agriculture and nutrition sales.

  • NEWS IN BRIEF. Beacham, Will // European Chemical News;8/4/2003, Vol. 79 Issue 2064, p6 

    Presents news briefs on the chemical industry in Europe as of August 4, 2003. Increase in the net income of DuPont; Net loss posted by ABB in its oil, gas and petrochemicals division; Improvement in the earnings of Croda.

  • E. I. duPont de Nemours & Company SWOT Analysis.  // E. I. duPont de Nemours & Company SWOT Analysis;10/ 1/2014, p1 

    A SWOT analysis of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company is presented.

  • DuPont to Meet 2006 Target Despite Housing Sector Weakness. Westervelt, Robert // Chemical Week;11/29/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 40, p10 

    The article focuses on the 2006 earnings target of DuPont Co. DuPont told investors that it still expects to report fourth-quarter earnings of 42 cents/share, despite weakness in the housing sector, one of its key markets. DuPont says it expects to post full-year 2006 earnings of $2.86/share,...

  • DuPont Says Double-Digit Earnings Growth in Sight. Nielsen, Karol // Chemical Week;3/1/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 9, p14 

    Reports on the projected earnings of chemical company DuPOnt in 2000. DuPont's strategic plans for 2000; DuPont's 1999 earnings; Outlook on demand for chemicals in 2000.

  • Diversified Firms Post Higher Profits; Wary on Near-Term Outlook. Walsh, Kerri // Chemical Week;10/30/2002, Vol. 164 Issue 43, p10 

    Reports the performance of chemical companies in the third quarter of 2002. Increase in the profit of DuPont; Companies leading the industry; Business expectations for the fourth quarter.

  • Geographical diversity is critical. Davis, Nigel // ICIS Chemical Business;4/28/2008, Vol. 273 Issue 17, p13 

    The article reports on the performance of several chemical companies in the U.S. during the early 2008. E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. reported strong sales and earnings in its agricultural product business. Paints maker Sherwin Williams Co. reported a 30% drop in first-quarter profits. It is...

  • Financial In Brief.  // Chemical Market Reporter;11/12/2001, Vol. 260 Issue 17, p19 

    Presents updates related to the earnings of chemical companies as of November 12, 2001. Financial goals of DuPont; Third quarter sales of Ferro Corp. in 2001.

  • Rising Costs Hit Earnings. Walsh, Kerri // Chemical Week;7/2/2003-7/9/2003, Vol. 165 Issue 24, p49 

    Reports on the earnings posted by basic chemical firms in the U.S. for the first quarter of 2003. Comments from executives on the state of the earnings; Business performance of fertilizer firms; Expectation of DuPont from global economic recovery.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics