Omnia Holdings Limited - Trading update
Omnia Holdings Limited
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)
(Registration number 1967/003680/06)
JSE code: OMN
("Omnia" or "the Group")
Omnia, the diversified, specialist chemical services company provides customised
solutions in the chemicals, mining and agriculture markets.
In line with comments contained in previous announcements, an increase in
headline and basic earnings is expected for the half year ended 30 September
2006. Omnia expects an increase in basic earnings of between 40% and 50% for the
six months compared with the same period last year. Shareholders are also
advised that the basic earnings per share for the half year is expected to be
between 40% and 50% greater than the 123.8 cents per share reported in the
previous first half ended 30 September 2005.
Omnia remains focused on balancing the Group"s risk profile and pursuing new
growth opportunities, both nationally and internationally. The ability to
mitigate the negative impacts seen in the previous year, and ensure growth,
bodes well for the sustainable delivery of shareholder value into the future.
It is anticipated that the results for the six months ended 30 September 2006
will be published on or about 29 November 2006.
The above information has not been reviewed or reported on by the company"s
1 November 2006
Barnard Jacobs Mellet Corporate Finance (Pty) Limited
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