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Aug 01, 2011, 12:26 ET

Imerys clôture l'acquisition du Groupe Luzenac

Imerys a clôturé, ce jour, l'acquisition de 100 % du Groupe Luzenac auprès de Rio Tinto. Avec un chiffre d'affaires de 395...

Aug 01, 2011, 12:25 ET

/OFF HOLD OFF HOLD OFF HOLD -- Imerys/

Imerys has completed today the acquisition of 100% of the Luzenac Group from Rio Tinto. With sales of approximately USD395 million in 2010,...

Jul 29, 2011, 00:58 ET

Imerys: Nouvelle progression des résultats au 1er semestre 2011 - Clôture de l'acquisition de Groupe Luzenac attendue le 1er août 2011

Imerys annonce une nette progression de ses résultats au 1er semestre 2011 - Chiffre d'affaires à périmètre et...

Jul 29, 2011, 00:49 ET

Imerys: A further Improvement in 1st Half 2011 Results - Closing of Luzenac Group Acquisition Expected on August 1, 2011

  - Imerys Announces a Significant Improvement in its 1[st]half 2011 Results - Sales up +12% on comparable...

Apr 28, 2011, 16:33 ET

Imerys a réuni ce jour son Assemblée Générale Mixte et son Conseil d'Administration

Imerys a réuni ce jour Son Assemblée Générale Mixte - Approbation des...

Apr 28, 2011, 15:19 ET

Imerys Held Today its Ordinary & Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting and its Board of Directors

PARIS, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Imerys held today Its Ordinary &...

Apr 28, 2011, 00:00 ET

Imerys Announces Improved Results for 1st Quarter 2011

- + 13.7% organic sales growth vs. 1st quarter 2010 - Improving activity carrying on late 2010 trends, with upturn in French construction...

Apr 28, 2011, 00:00 ET

Imerys annonce des résultats en progression pour le 1er trimestre 2011

Les résultats du 1er trimestre clos le 31 mars 2011 seront commentés lors de l'Assemblée Générale Mixte qui se tiendra ce...

Feb 23, 2011, 02:30 ET

Imerys a remis une offre ferme d'achat et est entré en négociations exclusives avec Rio Tinto pour l'acquisition du groupe Talc de Luzenac

Imerys annonce être entré en négociations exclusives avec Rio Tinto et avoir remis une offre ferme pour l'acquisition de 100 %...

Feb 23, 2011, 02:29 ET

Imerys Makes Binding Offer and Enters Exclusive Discussions With Rio Tinto for the Acquisition of the Luzenac Talc Group

Imerys announces it has entered into exclusive negotiations with Rio Tinto and made a binding offer for the acquisition of 100% of the Luzenac...

Feb 15, 2011, 12:57 ET

Imerys Announces Sharp Improvement in 2010 Results

PARIS, February 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Organic Growth(1) in Sales + 15% - Operating Margin Target Achieved: 12.5% -...

Feb 15, 2011, 12:57 ET

Imerys annonce des résultats 2010 en forte progression

- Croissance organique(1) du chiffre d'affaires + 15 % - Objectif de marge opérationnelle atteint : 12,5 % - Doublement du...

Nov 03, 2010, 13:00 ET

Imerys Announces Sharp Increase in Consolidated Results for the First Nine Months of 2010

PARIS, November 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Gradual improvement in business, supported by substantial inventory rebuilding on...

Jul 30, 2010, 00:29 ET

Imerys Announces Strong 1st Half 2010 Results

- Organic* Growth in Sales, up + 16.0%: Upturn in Volumes, Faster Inventory Rebuilding in Second Quarter - Operating Margin: 12.8% - Sharp...

Apr 29, 2010, 12:40 ET

Imerys' Ordinary & Extraordinary Shareholders Meeting Held Today

- 2009 Financial Statements Approved, EUR1 Dividend per Share to be Paid out as From May 11th, 2010 - Composition of the Board of Directors -...

Apr 28, 2010, 23:59 ET

Imerys Announces 1st Quarter 2010 Results

PARIS, April 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Operating Margin Objective Achieved - Organic sales growth: + 9.5% - Upturn in...

Feb 15, 2010, 15:43 ET

Imerys Announces 2009 Results

PARIS, February 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Sales down - 20% and current operating income - 55% - Effectiveness of action plans...

Nov 04, 2009, 00:45 ET

Imerys Announces Consolidated Nine-Month 2009 Results

PARIS, November 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Sales down - 21.9%, Current Operating Income - 46.4% (- 22.6% and - 54.4% in 1st Half...

Jul 30, 2009, 00:30 ET

Imerys Announces 1st Half 2009 Results

PARIS, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Ongoing slackness of the Group's markets, leading to a - 23% decrease in sales - Goal...

May 28, 2009, 13:05 ET

IMERYS - Results of the Euro 251 Million Rights Issue

- Successful Completion of Imerys' Rights Issue - The EUR251 Million Rights Issue with Preferential Subscription Rights (Droit...