Nexam Chemical Holding AB (publ). Interim Financial Statements for Quarter 2, April–June 2014
The Quarter at a Glance
- Ongoing major customer projects are progressing.
- Products sent to several PET and PE users in Europe for evaluation.
- Project commenced with a European special nylon manufacturer.
- Two confidentiality agreements entered into and projects jointly commenced, with an elastomer manufacturer and with a European defence industry supplier.
- Another confidentiality agreement has been entered into with a nylon producer.
- The HICTAC Clean Sky Project has come along well. Another potential customer in addition to Rolls-Royce is expressing great interest in testing the material. New results indicate that several new application areas will be opened up.
- Sales of NEXIMID 200 (EPA) to a new Japanese customer that has commenced commercialisation of materials for the electronics industry.
- Nexam Chemical's patent application for the unique molecule PETA has been granted in the US.
- Nexam Chemical introduces a new product: NEXIMID® MHT-R a new resin mainly intended for use in the aerospace industry, but also in the industrial and transport sector.
Financial & legal:
- Net sales for the period totalled SEK 385 (299) thousand. Profit/loss before tax for the period came in at SEK –9,099 (–5,571) thousand.
- Total assets at the end of the period amounted to SEK 102,449 (66,776) thousand, with cash and cash equivalents accounting for SEK 81,283 (46,457) thousand.
- The net cash flow for the period was SEK –10,649 (–9,541) thousand.
Key Events after the end of the period
- IRPC and Nexam Chemical have entered into a framework cooperation agreement with respect to modified polyolefines, such as PE and PP. The agreement formalises frameworks for product development and commercialisation.
- Positive response from Eurostars concerning Nexam Chemical's rPET project – just over SEK 3.4 million in funding grants for Nexam Chemical. The project's objective is to upgrade recycled PET with heat-activated crosslinkers and commercialise the use of upgraded PET material.
- The Japan Patent Office has announced that it will grant Nexam Chemical's patent application for nylon resin containing MEPA.
- New lease at Ideon Delta in Lund entered into with Wihlborgs, which means more space for administration and the head office.
Lund, 21 August 2014
Board of Directors
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Om Nexam Chemical
Nexam Chemical is a Swedish company with a world-leading technology within its area for heat-activated crosslinking of plastics and polymers. The company develops, produces and markets its unique heat-activated crosslinkers to the global plastics market. A company description and more information about the business can be found on www.nexamchemical.com. The Company’s Certified Adviser is Remium Nordic AB.