IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Companies

Specialty Chemical Earnings Mixed; Energy Costs Rise

1:25 PM MDT | July 30, 2007 | Kerri Walsh in Basel and Amsterdam

European specialty chemical companies reported mixed results for fourth-quarter 2006. Specialty makers say they were able to increase selling prices across some of their businesses, but energy costs continued to rise during the quarter. Sales volumes improved, but businesses serving the North American automotive and construction markets were hurt, producers say. Cummins: Takes the CEO helm next year. Ciba Specialty Chemicals reported net income of SF84 million ($67.5 million), compared with a net loss of SF476 million, on flat sales of SF1.55 billion...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


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 © 2015 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