BRIEF-Lanxess CEO sees continuing margin pressure in rubber ops

miércoles 10 de agosto de 2016 04:50 GYT

Aug 10 (Reuters) - Lanxess CEO Matthias Zachert on conference call

* Says earnings decline in rubber operations will continue in H2

* Says will continue to play an active role in M&A

* Says margin pressure in rubber operations will continue into 2017

* Says aims to fully consolidate rubber JV for three years, ownership structure shouldn't change for next 5 yrs

* Says hopes that Latin America business will pick up again Further company coverage: