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Hitt og þetta 28. apríl 2006

Volume growth, margins under pressure

For the first quarter of 2006, the consolidated net revenue of Industrieholding Cham (IC) with the fields of speciality papers and real estate was CHF 115.7 million (Q1 2005 CHF 101.5 million).

In the first quarter, the Cham Paper Group generated net revenue of CHF 111.3 million (Q1 2005 CHF 98.3 million). Due to the high raw material and energy prices, the margins of the Cham Paper Group remain under pressure.

In the first quarter, the Hammer Retex Group succeeded in increasing net revenue to CHF 4.4 million (Q1 2005 CHF 3.2 million).

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