TITLE

Sumitomo profits fly higher

AUTHOR(S)
Singapore, Cheok Soh Hui; Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/23/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase in the profits of Japanese major Sumitomo Chemical due to higher sales and favourable exchange rates. The upward revision is sparked by improved sales, which are expected to gain 5% to Y420bn. Sumitomo Chemical enjoyed record operating income, led by its key pharmaceuticals, information technology-related chemicals, as well as petrochemical and plastic businesses.
ACCESSION #
22975289

 

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