Revenue

  • Volumes in Q3 in Decorative Paints were flat compared with 2013. Market conditions in Europe remained challenging, while volumes were higher in Asia. Compared with last year, revenue was down 8 percent due to the divestment of Building Adhesives and the adverse price/mix effect driven by the sale of the German stores
  • Volumes in Q3 in Performance Coatings were up. Revenue was flat compared with the previous year as price/mix and adverse currencies offset higher volumes
  • Volumes in Q3 in Specialty Chemicals were in line with 2013, with growth being offset by some planned outages in the chain, as well as an industrial action in Rotterdam. Revenue declined, due to adverse currency developments and price pressure in some segments, such as caustic

3rd quarter

 

 

 

 

 

January - September

2013

 

2014

 

Δ%

 

in € millions

 

2013

 

2014

 

Δ%

1,136

 

1,050

 

(8)

 

Decorative Paints

 

3,240

 

2,989

 

(8)

1,415

 

1,420

 

 

Performance Coatings

 

4,204

 

4,173

 

(1)

1,252

 

1,239

 

(1)

 

Specialty Chemicals

 

3,749

 

3,689

 

(2)

(25)

 

(23)

 

 

 

Other activities/eliminations

 

(85)

 

(72)

 

 

3,778

 

3,686

 

(2)

 

Total

 

11,108

 

10,779

 

(3)

Revenue development Q3 2014

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in % versus Q3 2013

 

Volume

 

Price/mix

 

Divestments

 

Exchange
rates

 

Total

Decorative Paints

 

 

(3)

 

(4)

 

(1)

 

(8)

Performance Coatings

 

2

 

(1)

 

 

(1)

 

Specialty Chemicals

 

 

1

 

(1)

 

(1)

 

(1)

Total

 

1

 

(1)

 

(1)

 

(1)

 

(2)

Volume development per quarter
(year-on-year)

 

Q3 13

 

Q4 13

 

Q1 14

 

Q2 14

 

Q3 14

Decorative Paints

 

5

 

5

 

1

 

3

 

Performance Coatings

 

2

 

2

 

3

 

1

 

2

Specialty Chemicals

 

 

3

 

2

 

4

 

Total

 

2

 

4

 

2

 

3

 

1

Price/mix development per quarter
(year-on-year)

 

Q3 13

 

Q4 13

 

Q1 14

 

Q2 14

 

Q3 14

Decorative Paints

 

2

 

 

3

 

(3)

 

(3)

Performance Coatings

 

 

1

 

2

 

2

 

(1)

Specialty Chemicals

 

 

(2)

 

1

 

(1)

 

1

Total

 

1

 

(1)

 

2

 

(1)

 

(1)