First nine months 2013 – moderate growth continues
During the first nine months and at constant exchange rates, sales would have been EUR 186.9 million (growth of 3.4 %).
Maintenance sales grew by 8.9 % and reached EUR 79.7 million year-to-date.
In the third quarter 2013, margins remained comparable to those of the first half-year of 2013 and are expected to stay at similar levels in the fourth quarter.
To strengthen its lift service subsidiary PACA Ascenseurs Services, agta record acquired Ascenseurs Méditerranée, also based in Marseille. The company has 1,400 lifts under contract and EUR 4.1 million in sales. agta record does not change its growth expectations for the full year. The company continues to actively pursue acquisitions.
Group Sales (1st January – 30th September) – non audited
|In mio. €||2013||2012||Change|
|1st quarter||57.7||58.7||− 1.7 %|
|2nd quarter||65.7||61.9||+ 6.3 %|
|Total first half-year||123.4||120.6||+ 2.4 %|
|3rd quarter||61.6||60.2||+ 2.3 %|
|First nine months||185.0||180.8||+ 2.3 %|
Next media release:
4th quarter sales, on 31 January 2014 (after trading).
About agta record:
Ranking among the top players in the global market for automatic pedestrian doors, agta record calls on its integrated technological and commercial know-how. The Group’s extensive expertise covers the design, production, marketing, installation and maintenance of a large range of automatic doors.
Headquartered in Switzerland, agta record sells its products and services across the globe and is directly present with subsidiaries in 14 countries. agta record is listed on Euronext Paris, foreign stocks. ISIN: CH0008853209
Hubert Jouffroy – Chairman of the Board – email@example.com