Bentonite drives strong Q4 growth for Greece’s S&B

By Mark Watts
Published: Wednesday, 23 March 2011

Ongoing bauxite capacity constraints offset by increased demand from steel industry

S&B Industrial Minerals SA reported a 16% rise in profit in the fourth quarter of 2010, as demand recovery across mineral markets was offset by bauxite capacity constraints.

The Greece-based producer posted an operating profit of €3.6m. ($5.1m.) for the fourth quarter, up from €3.1m. in the same period a...

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