Imerys posts increase in operating profit despite weak Eurozone
Published: Thursday, 26 April 2012
CEO points to talc acquisition as key to growth; steel growth in North America
posted a 9% increase in operating profit for the first quarter
of 2012, despite contraction in the Eurozone, the French
industrial minerals conglomerate said.
The company reported current operating income of
126.8m ($167.5m) for the quarter, up from 116.4m in
the same period of 2011, while revenue was...