STOCKHOLM, Jan 25 Swedish hygiene products group
Essity posted a bigger than expected rise in
fourth-quarter core profit on Thursday as sales of higher priced
products and growth in emerging markets helped it to offset
rising pulp costs.
STOCKHOLM, Jan 25 Hygiene products group Essity
posted on Thursday a bigger rise than expected in
fourth-quarter core profit despite higher pulp costs, helped by
emerging market growth and recently acquired medical equipment
firm BSN Medical.