Victrex warns of £8m currency hit

LANCASHIRE industrial polymer manufacturer Victrex has reported a solid first half of growth and remains upbeat on prospects for the remainder of the current financial year despite currency headwinds.

The international company which supplies the automotive, aerospace, electronics, energy and medical markets employs more than 750 people at Poulton le-Fylde.

It said it would see a "high adverse impact"  of £8m at pre-tax profit level as a result of currency movements. However the company expects to "fully ove... For the full story register now for free or login below...