Imerys results underline commitment to ceramic proppants
Published: Thursday, 27 November 2014
As a leading producer in many mineral industries, Imerys results are a good indication of the state of the market. These are strong results —with the exception of fused minerals — showing that new areas of growth, such as talc in polymers in automobiles and Li-ion batteries, are starting to affect even traditional producers.
Imerys posted revenue across its group of
€943.8m ($1.18bn*), and operating income of €127m in
Q3 2014, 2.4% and 2.8% year-on-year (y-o-y) increases,
"On the basis of solid progress since the beginning of the
year we can maintain our objective for income for 2014...