TITLE

Bayer off to an excellent start in 2008

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Chemical Business;May2008, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the financial performance of the Bayer Group for the first quarter of 2008. Net sales during the period increased by 2.4% to €8.536 billion. According to Management Board Chairman Werner Wenning, the company carried over the previous year's positive trend in both sales and earnings. The increase in sales corresponds to a 6.9 improvement after adjusting for currency and portfolio effects.
ACCESSION #
33882739

 

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