Kraton earnings fall because of butadiene impacts, drops plans for Taiwan HSBC jv

17:25 PM | November 1, 2012 | Lindsay Frost

Kraton Performance Polymers (Houston) posted a net loss of $15.5 million, compared with net income of $43.1 million in the year-ago quarter. Adjusted earnings fell as well—down 77%, to $13.2 million...