5N Plus makes net loss of $227.9 million in 2012

Minor metals supplier 5N Plus posted a net loss of $227.9 million in 2012, resulting from significant write-downs in inventory, non-current assets and goodwill, it said on Thursday March 28.

The Montreal-based company said the bulk of the loss came in the fourth quarter, which included impairment charges of $204.8 million. This resulted in a net loss of $212.0 million...


Carol Lu

March 29, 2013

10:40 GMT