Westlake net income rises 26% on strong olefins, recovery in vinyls

13:05 PM | July 30, 2013 | Robert Westervelt

Westlake Chemical reports record net income of $145.8 million, up 26% year-on-year (YOY), on continued strength in its olefins segment and a recovery in vinyls. Net sales were 939 million, up 2.7% YOY...