Akzo Nobel Profit Falls Short of Forecasts

Tuesday, 23 Oct 2007 | 2:20 AM ET

Dutch chemicals company Akzo Nobel posted a 11% rise in third-quarter core profit on Tuesday, which came slightly below analysts' forecasts. Rob Frohn, CFO of Akzo Nobel, speaks to CNBC's Steve Sedgwick about the group's earnings and recent proposed acquisition of ICI.