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Rohm and Haas reports sales, earnings boosts in third quarter

From Rubber & Plastics NewsPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania — Rohm and Haas Co. posted third-quarter sales of $1950 million, an 8-percent increase over the same period in 2004, driven by increased selling prices necessary to recover higher raw material and energy-related costs.Earnings from continuing operations for the quarter were $169 million, up 23 percent compared to the $137 million reported in the same period last year. The quarter´s results include approximately $7.0 million, after taxes, in costs associated with the shutdowns caused by hurricanes in the Gulf Coast region during the quarter.Year-to-date, the specialty materials firm posted earnings from continuing operations of $507 million on sales of $5.98 billion, up from income of $369 million on sales of $5.44 billion in 2004.Rohm and Haas´ sales in its adhesives and sealants business were $175 million for the quarter, up 4 percent from the like period in 2004. The segment reported earnings of $10 million in the quarter, up 25 percent from last year. “

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