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Siam Cement's chemicals business reports huge rise in profits, to expand LDPE capacity

5:00 AM MDT | April 24, 2013 | Deepti Ramesh

SCG Chemicals, the chemical subsidiary of Siam Cement Group (SCG; Bangkok), reports a more than doubling in profits for the first quarter of 2013 compared with the year-ago quarter, to 2.63 billion baht ($91 million), mainly because of better margins, SCG says. First-quarter sales increased 1%, to baht53.47 billion, mainly because of higher sales volume and product prices, SCG says. Ebitda more than tripled, to baht3.23 billion. SCG says that its board of directors today approved an investment of baht2.47 billion to increase production capacity for low-density...

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