Shin-Etsu Records Big Fall in First-Half Profits

11:26 AM | October 26, 2009 | Deepti Ramesh

Shin-Etsu Chemical reported a 65% fall in net profits for the fiscal first half ended September 30, 2009, to ¥35.5 billion, compared with the year-ago period, on sales down 40%, to ¥417 billion. ...