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Sales first half-year 2011 – satisfactory performance in a slowly recovering market

Organic product sales growth reached +6.4 % compared to the same period of last year while maintenance sales grew by +5.3 %.

Order intake progressed by +8.9 % compared to the same period of last year. Order backlog increased by +29.2 % to 44.2 Mio EUR compared to year-end 2010.

The group continues to improve the gross margin through the increased sourcing in Asia.

Sales first half-year (1st January – 30th June) – non audited

In mio. € 2011 2010 Change
1st quarter 53.24 47.82 +11.3 %
2nd quarter 57.99 57.20 +1.4 %
Total first half-year 111.23 105.02 +5.9 %


Next press release: Half-year results, on 7th September 2011 (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.

Based in Switzerland, agta record is present with subsidiaries in 50 countries around the world. agta record is listed on Euronext Paris, foreign stocks. ISIN: CH0008853209

Contacts:

agta record:

Hubert Jouffroy – Chairman of the Board
Tel. +33 6 07 44 56 12

Actus Lyon – Financial Public Relations:

Amalia Naveira – Investor & Analyst Relations
Tel. +33 472 180 497

Marie-Claude Triquet – Press Relations
Tel. +33 472 180 493

mail: shareholders@agta-record.com – web: shareholders.agta-record.com