AT A GLANCE: Albemarle earnings fall 13% in Q1; expects Covid-19 to hit Q2 figures

By Dalila Ouerghi
Published: Thursday, 07 May 2020

A summary of US-based lithium and other specialty chemical producer Albemarle’s financial results for the first quarter of 2020.

In brief:

The company's adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (Ebitda) were down year on year but above previously communicated guidance.The fall in net sales was largely attributed to lower volumes in the lithium and catalysts segment, lower lithium contract prices...

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