Imerys reports 9.5% increase in fourth quarter profit
Published: Wednesday, 15 February 2012
Sales up 11.2% helped by higher prices and Luzenac talc acquisition
posted a 9.5% increase in operating profit for the fourth
quarter of 2011 helped by higher minerals selling prices, the
French industrial minerals conglomerate said.
The company reported current operating income of
105.2m ($137.6m) for the quarter, up from 96m