the Paint, and coatingconcern Currently have, in the past few months, the demand for paint both in and around the home to significantly increase. The demand has exceeded all expectations, as the Dutch multinational company, on Monday in the publication of a handelsupdate.
"it is clear that the demand for paint at home, so it's grown tremendously," said a spokesman. Earlier, it was clear that consumers will flock to the jobs, have been beaten, as a result of the coronacrisis, by which the people of necessity had to stay at home.
Akzo does not have any of the details, which is followed by the final publication of the tweedekwartaalcijfers on the 22nd of July. It is already known that the sales revenue of nearly 20 per cent lower in the period from april through June, to eur 2.5 billion. The operating profit of 305 million, up from 238 million euros.
Recovery is in sight. In June, the turnover was 5 percent lower year on year in may to 20 percent in april, nearly 30 percent of the time. This was mainly due to sluggish sales in the aerospace and automotive industries.
Currently, it is active in over 150 countries.