Solvay profits fall

Watts, Mark
February 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;2/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 54, p9
Trade Publication
The article assesses the decline in the profits of chemical producer Solvay for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2006. The company reported an 8% year-on-year decrease in fourth-quarter recurring operating profit. The decline happened despite the 15% increase posted by the chemicals sector. Solvay was affected by a weak fourth-quarter performance of the pharmaceutical sector.


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