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Jotun announces price increases following sharp rise in raw material costs

2021-03-26

PRESS RELEASE: Sandefjord, Norway, 26 March 2021. In response to increasing costs of critical raw materials, including epoxies, copper, zinc, polyester, emulsions, and titanium dioxide, Jotun finds it necessary to raise prices.

Jotun announces price increases following sharp rise in raw material costs

2021-03-26

PRESS RELEASE: Sandefjord, Norway, 26 March 2021. In response to increasing costs of critical raw materials, including epoxies, copper, zinc, polyester, emulsions, and titanium dioxide, Jotun finds it necessary to raise prices.

Strong results in an unusual year

2021-02-18

PRESS RELEASE: (Sandefjord, 18 February 2020) Jotun recorded sales of NOK 21,070 million in 2020, an increase of seven per cent compared to the previous year. Operating profit ended at NOK 3,489 million in a year that was strongly affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

Sales growth and solid results for Jotun so far this year

2020-09-24

PRESS RELEASE: (Sandefjord, 24 September 2020): In the first eight months of the year, Jotun achieved sales of NOK 13,916 million and posted a record operating profit of NOK 2,402 million.

Jotun pioneering revolutionary Hull Skating Solutions with MSC to increase efficiency and reduce emissions

2020-09-08

Jotun pioneering revolutionary Hull Skating Solutions with MSC to increase efficiency and reduce emissions

Jotun delivers strong result in challenging times

2020-05-28

PRESS RELEASE: (Sandefjord, May 28, 2020): Jotun recorded sales of NOK 6 804 million and achieved an operating profit of NOK 1 065 million in the first four months of the year, despite impacts from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19 – update

2020-05-28

Jotun is following the COVID-19 crisis closely. Response teams have been operative since the break-out, both on Group level and in all Jotun companies worldwide.

Jotun announces revolution in proactive hull cleaning with ground breaking Hull Skating Solutions

2020-03-12

PRESS RELEASE: (Oslo, 12 March 2020): Jotun, a world leading provider of marine coatings, today announces the launch of Hull Skating Solutions (HSS), a break-through in proactive cleaning, offering shipowners an always clean hull in the most challenging operations.

Record sales and all-time high result for Jotun

2020-02-13

PRESS RELEASE: (Sandefjord, February 13, 2020): Jotun achieved a new sales record of NOK 19,652 million in 2019. An operating profit of NOK 2,320 million is also Jotun’s best result ever.

Jotun A/S and COSCO SHIPPING International Hong Kong renew joint venture agreement

2019-12-04

PRESS RELEASE: ​(Sandefjord, Norway/Shanghai, China. December 4th. 2019) Jotun A/S and COSCO SHIPPING International Hong Kong Ltd have reinforced their commitment to one another with the renewal of their long-standing joint venture (JV) agreement.