Imerys, Transform to perform

Individual Shareholders



Individual Shareholders

In the first half 2014, Imerys delivers improved results.

"In an economic environment where positive signals have appeared on some markets in Europe, Imerys revenue (1,838 M€ for the 1st half 2014) has increased + 4.4% on a comparable basis.
Proppants for shale-oil exploitation in the US, graphite for Li-ion batteries, lime for Brazilian market: the new production units that came on stream in late 2013 visibly contributed to the improvement of revenue and profitability in the 1st half. At 13.5%, the operating margin rose + 0.5 point. The price/mix was solid and costs remained under control. Net income from current operations grew at 158 M€.

Imerys has a robust financial structure and continues to implement its 2012-2016 development strategy. R&D and innovation programs are strengthened. New production lines are equipped to support the commercial launch of new products: ImerPlastTM, a mineral solution which allows for polymer recycling and FiberLeanTM, an innovative micro-fibrillated cellulose (MFC) composite improving paper quality and cost. New capital expenditure projects have also started in the US and in India to take advantage of the robust demand expanding the Group’s geographic footprint.

In that context, the Group targets a new increase in its net income from current operations in 2014."

Gilles Michel
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Guide de l'Actionnaire

Shareholders’ guide

What are your rights? Which form of share ownership should you choose? How do you buy or sell shares? All the useful answers for an Imerys shareholder.

Assemblée Générale

General Meeting

How do you take part in, and vote at Imerys’ Annual General Meeting of Shareholders? Find out about all the requirements to fulfil.



Imerys’ dividend distribution policy depends on the net income generated during the financial year in question. View the dividend for the year in question.



Taxation of dividends, taxation of capital gains on disposal, French Wealth Tax (ISF), etc. Look up all the information on the taxation of Imerys shares.

Lettres aux actionnaires

Letters to Shareholders

The Letter to Shareholders, which is published three or four times a year, provides an update on the Group’s news and its financial performance. View the latest Letter, and the archives since 2008.

Lexique financier

Financial glossary

Share, ISIN Code, dividend, capital gain, net current income, etc…Look up all the definitions for the key words or expressions that are essential for a good understanding of the financial market.

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