Clariant shows positive sales momentum and sustained profitability

August 2012
Popular Plastics & Packaging;Aug2012, Vol. 57 Issue 8, p68
Trade Publication
The article reports on the sales performance of specialty chemicals firm Clariant in the second quarter of 2012. Clariant's sales in local currencies increased by eight percent. Its gross margin increased to 28.7 percent due to lower production costs and sales price increases. The company's net income increased to 70 Swiss franc during the quarter.


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