Elkem Foundry plant based on charcoal opens in Paraguay
Limpio, Paraguay, 22 August 2018: Today Elkem ASA celebrated the opening of a new plant for foundry products in Limpio, Paraguay. This plant is the first foundry plant for Elkem in Latin America, and it is a new and exciting chapter for the Group.
Strong performance supported by favourable markets
Elkem has delivered another excellent quarter with strong growth in revenue and profit. The strong result is particularly driven by the Silicones division, where attractive market conditions continue to boost financial performance. However, all four divisions report revenue growth and improved results compared to second quarter 2017.
08.05.2018 - Oslo
Strong first quarter for Elkem
Elkem reports a strong first quarter with solid growth in revenue and profit, benefitting from good market conditions in all segments. The improved result is in particular driven by favourable market conditions in China, but the development is strong also in the other regions.
Energy recovery plant decided at Elkem Salten
Wednesday 25 April 2018: Salten Energigjenvinning AS, a partnership between Elkem ASA and Kvitebjørn Energi, have decided to build an energy recovery plant at Elkem Salten in Nordland, Norway. 28 per cent of the energy consumption of the plant is expected to be recovered.