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Air Liquide's sales rise on currency effects, offsetting weaker energy

12:53 PM MDT | April 24, 2015 | Francinia Protti-Alvarez

Air Liquide today reported €3.99 billion ($4.29 billion) in sales for the first quarter, up 7% year-on-year (YOY), benefiting from a positive 7.3% currency impact that was partly offset by a negative 3.6% energy impact. The company has not reported...


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