IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Western Europe :: Finland

Weak titanium dioxide weighs on Kemira

12:46 PM MST | February 8, 2013 | Ian Young

A poor performance by titanium dioxide (TiO2) affiliate Sachtleben, caused by a declining TiO2 market, caused Kemira's fourth-quarter 2012 earnings to miss analysts' forecasts. Rising costs and weak demand eroded TiO2 industry margins heavily last year. Sachtleben is a 61-39 joint venture between Rockwood Holdings and Kemira. Kemira posted fourth-quarter earnings per share (EPS), excluding nonrecurring items, of €0.13 ($0.17), down from €0.24 in the fourth quarter of 2011, citing the weak performance of Sachtleben. "The market environment for...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

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

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers

 

 

 













 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 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