Lanxess' rubber business returns to profit

Shaw, David
May 2006
European Rubber Journal;May/Jun2006, Vol. 188 Issue 3, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the profit performance of Lanxess. According to the company, its performance rubber segment has returned to profit, but is nevertheless restructuring its polybutadiene and butyl rubber activities. Despite the strong performance, the company expects to lose about 80 jobs with the closure of one line at its butyl rubber plant in Orange, Texas by the end of 2007.


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