Emerging markets drive profits for Saint-Gobain
Published: Friday, 24 February 2017
The construction sector stabilised in France after years of decline but, while both Europe and North America posted improvement, it was in Asia and emerging markets where the highest organic growth was seen.
French-headquartered building materials provider
Saint-Gobain SA posted growth in revenue and income in
2016 on the back of strong sales in flat glass, high
performance materials (HPM) and some construction product
The company saw a 3% increase in like-for-like sales last
year against 2015 (on a current structure...