Group Sales 2012 – forecast was met
As expected sales growth declined in the second half of 2012.
During the full year, product sales grew by 3.0%. Maintenance sales, which accounted for more than 40% of consolidated 2012 sales, increased by 9.5%.
The year-end order book remained stable.
Growth perspectives for EBITDA (+10%) should be met.
For 2013, the Group foresees a market slow-down during the first half-year in Europe and limited growth in the U.S.
Group Sales (January – December) – unaudited
|In mio. €||2012||2011||Change|
|First 9 months||180.8||169.6||+6.6 %|
|4th quarter||71.9||69.8||+3.0 %|
|Total 12 months||252.7||239.4||+5.6 %|
Next media release:
Annual results 2012 and 1Q Sales 2013, on 24 April 2013 (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 – mail: firstname.lastname@example.org