IHS Chemical Week

World News and Views :: Top of the News

Sigma-Aldrich Sees Fourth-Quarter Pick-up

4:23 AM MST | February 11, 2010 | Alex Scott

Sigma-Aldrich reported fourth-quarter 2009 net income of $93 million, up 10% compared with the same quarter a year earlier, on corresponding sales up 12%, to $573 million. Full-year 2009 net income of $347 million was 2% up on 2008, with sales of $2.1 billion, 2% lower than the year-earlier figure.   The company predicts that organic sales for the full year 2010 will increase by about 1% if exchange rates remain near current levels.   Sales in 2009 were driven by strong sales growth in the Research Biotech and Sigma-Aldrich Fine Chemicals (SAFC) units...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa