Imerys stick to guns in Q3 results, underline commitment to ceramic proppants
Published: Friday, 31 October 2014
As the world’s leading producer in many industrial minerals industries, Imerys results are always a good indication of the state of the market. These are strong results —with the exception of fused minerals, which have yet to pick up — showing that new areas of growth, such as talc in polymers in automobiles and lithium-ion batteries, are starting to affect even traditional producers.
French industrial minerals behemoth Imerys today posted
revenue across its group of 943.8m ($1.18bn*), and
operating income of 127m in Q3 2014, a 2.4% and 2.8%
year-on-year (y-o-y) change, respectively.
On the basis of solid progress since the beginning of
the year we can...