Elementis sees profits increase despite slow chromium business

By Antonio Torrisi
Published: Thursday, 27 February 2014

Sales growth in speciality clays; chromium segment affected by temporary shutdown

UK-listed global speciality chemicals producer, Elementis, has announced positive profits in 2013, despite its chromium chemicals business seeing a reduction in sales and earnings.

Total sales for Elementis, a world-leading producer of hectorite speciality clays and chromium chemicals, were $776.8m, an increase of 3% compared to 2012.

The company also...

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