FMC’s Q1 2009 income drops
Published: Tuesday, 05 May 2009
Earnings drop 2% as weak demand and high raw material costs impact performance
FMC Corp., one of the worlds leading producers of soda
ash and lithium chemicals, posted a decline in earnings for Q1
2009 on the back of weak demand for industrial chemicals and
higher raw material costs.
Philadelphia-based FMC said Monday that net income for the
year dropped 26%...