Mining boost for Orica

Robinson, Simon
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/29/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 21, p12
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the financial performance of Orica in the first half of fiscal year 2006. The company's operating earnings leapt 13%, boosted by growing demand in the resources sector. Its chemical services and mining services businesses chalked up record sales and operating income. Orica's earnings before interest and tax rose to A$276.2 million and its sales expanded by 9% to A$2.6 billion.


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