19 April 2012 09:10 [Source: ICIS news]
The company’s overall sales rose by 4.8% year on year to W5,753bn in the first quarter, while its operating profit fell by 45% to W495.5bn, it said.
Strong raw material costs and a decline in product prices because of sluggish demand from
Revenue contributions from its information technology (IT) and electronic materials business slipped slightly amid weak demand from the IT industry, the company said.
($1 = W1,138.57)
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