Akzo Signals Europe Paint Demand Slowed, Marring Profit Run

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  • Profitability improved across all business areas, CEO says
  • Volumes increased, while sales held back by currency moves

Akzo Nobel: We're a `Naturally Hedged' Business in U.K.

Akzo Nobel NV said a slowdown in paint sales in the U.K. in the run up to the nation’s vote on exiting the European Union has yet to recover and a wider malaise has befallen parts of the region and spending on home improvements.

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