Solid results take Arkema to profit

Jones, Philippa; Leblond, Doris
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 58, p11
Trade Publication
This article announces the return to profitability of chemicals company Arkema as of 2007. A balance between restructuring and development has helped the firm rebound after three years of losses according to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Thierry Le Henaff. Le Henaff said that costs in France need to be reduced and that the company's French production plants should be turned into world-class establishments. He added that he also wants Arkema to play a greater role in Asia.


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