Profits top £200m at Urenco

URENCO UK, the Cheshire-based supplier of enriched uranium, saw pre-tax profits rise by 4% to £212.7m last year.

Newly-filed accounts for the year to the end of December show the Capenhurst-based business increased profits on the back of a 3% rise in sales to £432m.

The accounts show the company has made a £10m provision to allow for a voluntary redundancy programme. The number of job cuts was not given.

There was also a provision of £33.7m to cover the cost of handling depleted uranium, a by-product of i... For the full story register now for free or login below...