Here you will find the all news for Eckart and our subsidiary companies for the year 2006.
Eckart will increase prices of aluminium pigments throughout the world from January 15, 2007.
Growth and sustainable value creation for more than ten years, Solid balance sheet will enable strategic flexibility and further dynamic growth, Excellent positioning and leading market position in all four divisions
Sales with +23% and EBT with +22% clearly above prior year's figures, Very strong earnings in the third quarter: EBT +47%, ALTANA Chemie with sustained high profitability, Special dividend of about €31 for ALTANA shareholders and another dividend increase for 2006.
As part of a consistent strategic and operative alignment, the Division Effect Pigments (ECKART Group) of ALTANA Chemie AG, Wesel, is concentrating on realizing synergy potentials and on improving the structures within the division ...
ALTANA AG: Sale of pharmaceuticals business to Nycomed
- ALTANA Pharma: Sales +13%, operating return 30% - ALTANA Chemie: Sales +56%, operating return 19% - Outlook for 2006 confirmed: On the way to 11th record year in succession
Dividend rises to €1.10; tenth double-digit dividend increase in succession, total dividend payment higher than nominal capital for the first time
Significant double-digit growth: Sales +28%, Net Income +25%, Optimistic outlook for 2006 confirmed.
Due to the dramatic increase of costs for copper and zinc, Eckart will invoice metal surcharges with immediate effect.