Half Year Results 

James Latham: margin pressure persists

James Latham: margin pressure persists

James Latham (LTHM) imports and distributes wood-based sheet materials, and while turnover rose in the half year to September 2017, profit was down due to sterling’s weakness and because it was unable to pass on all the increased prices demanded by manufacturers.

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