Bentonite boosts S&B profits
Published: Tuesday, 31 August 2010
Greek bentonite and flux producer reports 55% increase; bauxite delays continue
Greece-based S&B Industrial Minerals SA reported a 55%
increase in profits in Q2 2010 as businesses supplying the
metals industries returned to pre-recession levels.
The bentonite, bauxite and perlite producer posted an
operating profit of 4.53m. ($5.8m.), up from 2.92m.
in the same period last year, while sales rose 39%...